The risk of contracting Parkinson’s disease during one’s lifetime is now approximately 1:15 for anyone currently reading this website. (see Dorsey et al., The Emerging Evidence of the Parkinson Pandemic, Journal of Parkinson’s Disease 8 (2018) S3-S8, DOI 10.3233/JPD-181474)

It is for this reason that the YUVEDO Foundation supports innovative research projects and organizes innovative digital and face-to-face events and projects, with the aim of achieving a causal therapy for PD.