Forced Exercise Improves Mobility, Mood in PD Patient, Study Finds

Forced Exercise Improves Mobility, Mood in PD Patient, Study Finds
A collaboration between Theracycle and Virginian Outpatient Therapy will replicate a forced exercise regimen on a motorized bicycle with evidence of easing Parkinson’s symptoms, including rigidity, loss of balance and tremor. In a 2009 study conducted by the Cleveland Clinic, an eight-week program of forced exercise with a trainer on a stationary tandem bicycle — in which patients’ bodies move ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-01-17By Jose Marques Lopes, PhD