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.
I credit my intense training for slowing the progression of my symptoms.
Pamela focuses on the fact that you can live a good life with Parkinson’s.
Maintaining a regular daily routine is a critical component of living well 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.
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.