The new summer edition of our newsletter is here

Today, we are very pleased to present you the new edition of our bi-annual newsletter, through which we will keep you informed of the progress of the study and important events.

importance of follow up visits

Why are follow-ups important?

Last week we had the first patient completing their 4th follow-up visit (pictured), and the 100th patient completing their 3rd follow-up visit. We are very grateful to them because we know that this also involves time and effort.

World PD Day 2019

World PD Day

Today, 11 April, is World Parkinson Day. It marks the birthday of Dr. James Parkinson who first described the disease. It began in 1997 as a joint initiative between the EPDA and the World Health Organisation to raise awareness of the disease. 

Patient association Junge Meenzer Parkis visits the LCSB

Patient association Junge Meenzer Parkis visits the LCSB

On Tuesday, May 7, 2019, the Luxembourg Center for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg welcomed around 30 members of the German patient association Junge Meenzer Parkis in its laboratories.

Physiotherapy and Parkinson’s disease: Learn how cueing can improve your gait

The gait of people with Parkinson’s disease can be affected by changes in posture, slowness of movement and a shortened stride.