WPC Collaborates with BGF for Power Through Project

February 3, 2016 | WDRB
World Parkinson Coalition announced its collaboration with the Brian Grant Foundation for the Parkinson Power Through Project at the NBA All Star Game on February 13.
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Exercise as Medicine

For many years, we all have known that exercise is an important part of living a healthy, balanced life. Exercise has proven to keep people well from a cardiac, pulmonary, mental and physical standpoint. Over time, the benefit of exercise for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) has grown with researchers closely studying exactly what […]

Parkinson’s Power Through Project Launches at the All Star Game

February 2, 2016 | BGF
The Brian Grant Foundation teamed up with the World Parkinson Coalition® to launch the Parkinson’s Power Through Project at the All Star Game in Toronto, Canada.

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Brian Grant: Leading Proponent of Exercise

February 2016 | Neurology Now
Powering Forward: After a 12-year career with the NBA, Brian Grant was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Today, he’s a leading proponent of exercise for people with his condition.

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Powering Through

By Jean Burns

I was diagnosed in 2003, and I’ve long been a proponent of exercise – even when I didn’t actually exercise myself (go figure!), I was a cheerleader for it. That has changed, and I do exercise every day – either PWR! exercises or cycling on my recumbent tricycle. I am looking forward […]