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The New Music – Award winning movie made in conjunction with YPI

Movie : The New Music - After a Parkinson's diagnosis a classically trained pianist embarks on a path of self discovery leading him to a punk band. Their rebellious lifestyle ...
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Trained Labrador Helps Dad with Parkinsons

Duncan Hughes, from Dublin, a father-of-two who has had Parkinson's disease for 17 years says his life has been transformed by a dog trained to help him with mobility and ...
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Interview – Impact of Parkinson’s on Artist Jimmy Burns

Both Jimmy Burns and his wife, Trish are diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease. This interesting article / discussion on the Neurological Institute's website outlines the impact that Parkinson's has on his ...
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Parkinson’s Disease Survey Participants Needed

Parkinson's Disease Survey Participants Needed: At UCC, we are surveying the views of people with Parkinson’s disease on health service provision in Ireland. People with Parkinson’s can complete this national ...
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Nationwide Featuring PAI in Open-air Concert in Tipperary

Parkinson's Association of Ireland Tipperary Open-air Car Concert In recent weeks the Minella Hotel in Tipperary has hosted an open-air concert on the hotel grounds "Crooning For Cocooners" was organised ...
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World Brain Day 2020: EAN Interview with Joke Jaarsma, Joe Condon and Veerle Aertsen

On this World Brain Day, EFNA president Joke Jaarsma is interviewing two Parkinson's Disease patients on their views to improve clinical care in PD. Veerle Aertsen, vice-president of RaDiOrg, the ...
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Face Covering Campaign

Face Covering Campaign: Everyone in Ireland has helped to reduce the spread of COVID-19. We have worked together in difficult circumstances to save many lives. Now that our services and communities are ...
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Sinemet Plus Sinemet Tablet Update

Changes to guidance on tablet subdivision and tablet removal from blister packaging- Sinemet Plus (carbidopa/levodopa) 25mg/100mg Tablets - PA1286/9/4 Sinemet (carbidopa/levodopa) 12.5mg/50mg Tablets - PA1286/9/2 Further Information: Caution In Use ...
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