Study Shows That Parkinson's Disease Progression Can Be Slowed with Vigorous Exercise


(December 11, 2017) - A team of researchers at Northwestern Medicine and the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that increasing disease severity in early-stage Parkinson’s disease patients can be slowed with a few days of exercise weekly. The results of their trial, published in JAMA Neurology, found vigorous exercise is a safe way to potentially delay the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Read more

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