Interview: Bradley event benefits Parkinson's research

By WEEK Producer

February 18, 2013 Updated Feb 18, 2013 at 10:46 PM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- The Center for Disease control rates complications from Parkinson's disease as the 14th leading cause of death in the United States.

There is hope, however, as scientists work towards a cure and make progress in identifying the best treatment options for patients.

News 25's Ashley McNamee sat down with Roger Halleen, state director of the Parkinson Action Network and Dr. Craig Cady of Bradley University to talk about research funding and an event going on right here in Peoria.




Pulled Pork for Parkinson's

March 2, 2013 Starting at 4.00 pm.

Pekin Moose Lodge 916

2605 Broadway Road

Pekin, IL

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