According to the New York Times….

Exercise Can Be a Boon to People With Parkinson’s Disease No kidding.......I have written many times about the benefits of exercise for people with Parkinson's Disease, as have my fellow Parkinson's bloggers.  An article in yesterday's New York Times reiterates much of what I have said before.  The author says: "For Parkinson’s patients in particular, regular …

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Borrowing from other Diseases

"Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still." Chinese Proverb The other day I ran into a friend who has MS.    She too, has been told to exercise to improve her symptoms.  She goes to regular, not adaptive, yoga classes and swims.  We talked about the boxing for PD classes that …

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