Fight Parkinson’s (formerly known as Parkinson’s Victoria) is a leading source of specialised health information, advice, and services. Through research, education, and support, we strive to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s or Atypical Parkinson’s (PSP, MSA and CBS).
May. 22, 2022
Paraquat herbicide and Parkinson’s disease
There is a body of peer reviewed scientific evidence has positively identified exposure to a herbicide called paraquat, which is widely used for weed and grass control, be implicated in changes in the brain associated with the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. Read more…
Mar. 31, 2022
Improve knowledge in Parkinson’s Awareness Month
April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, a time when the global community focuses on raising awareness of the condition and comes together to improve knowledge and understanding to seek better outcomes for people with Parkinson’s. Read more…
Mar. 09, 2022
All welcome to join the Mildura Slow Walk
One of Victoria’s most enduring Parkinson’s fundraising walks, the Mildura Slow Walk for Parkinson’s, is back, with everyone welcome to join the celebration on Sunday 10 April. Read more…
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