In this Davis Phinney Foundation Living Well Challenge™ webisode, Keely McMahan, CCC-SLP and Meg Hudson, OTD, OTR/L demonstrate LSVT BIG® and LOUD® exercises you can follow along to. LSVT LOUD is a speech treatment program that improves vocal loudness by stimulating the muscles of the voice box (larynx) through a systematic hierarchy of exercises. LSVT BIG is a program that is both intensive and complex, with many repetitions of core movements that are used in daily living to carry over better movement into everyday life.
Mike Studer discusses how exercise improves balance for a person with Parkinson’s.
Jay Alberts discusses his research into the effects of forced exercise on a range of Parkinson’s symptoms.
Have you connected with someone today? Here’s why it might be the best thing you can do.
Studies suggest that exercise can be helpful whether you have been living with Parkinson’s for a day or for decades.
High intensity exercise helps slow progression of Parkinson’s.
Having a hard time getting your person with Parkinson’s to exercise? Try these ideas.
Lee Dibble talks about the importance of exercise for people with Parkinson’s.
This discovery served as the inspiration for a groundbreaking research study by Dr. Alberts and movement disorder neurologist, Dr. Bas Bloem, Radboud University.
Learn how to track your exercise to establish a baseline measurement and measure progress over time.