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Weight Training May Help Parkinson's Patients Retain Function (HealthDay)

Source: HealthDay

Dr. Andrew Feigin, Director, Experimental Therapeutics Unit, Susan and Leonard Feinstein Center for Neurosciences, comments on a study that shows weight training to be helpful in controlling some symptoms of Parkinson's disease.

When it comes to helping Parkinson's disease patients retain vital motor function, weight training may be more effective than stretching or balance exercises, a new study concludes.

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