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.
This discovery served as the inspiration for a groundbreaking research study by Dr. Alberts and movement disorder neurologist, Dr. Bas Bloem, Radboud University.
Learn the benefits of exercise specifically for a person with Parkinson’s.
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Pamela focuses on the fact that you can live a good life with Parkinson’s.
Boxing builds strength, stamina, balance, coordination, mental acuity and empowerment. It makes you a fighter.
Jay Alberts discusses his research into the effects of forced exercise on a range of Parkinson’s symptoms.
High intensity exercise helps slow progression of Parkinson’s.
Occupational therapist Julia Wood discusses the importance of assembling a comprehensive care team.
In this video, Dr. Peter Wang explores how tai chi can help you exercise your mind and body to improve cognitive and motor function in people with Parkinson’s.