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PARKINSONS DISEASE

Parkinson’s Disease: this is a progressive, degenerative neurological conditions affecting the control of body movements

Symptoms:

  • Trembling in hands, arms, legs, jaw,
  • Rigidity
  • Stiffness
  • Slowness in movements
  • Unstable posture
  • Difficulty walking

How can an Exercise physiologist help?

An EP can help by firstly assessing your physical capacity, movements, symptoms and goals. this can be used to design a personal exercise program consisting of:

  • Leg strengthening exercise
  • Balance and coordination exercise
  • Aerobic exercise

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