Thursday, 24 February 2011
Can dance help people with Parkinson's Disease?
So, I've put together a team which includes a neurobiologist, a physiotherapist, a cognitive psychologist and two dance specialists so that we can further examine the relationship between dance and PD.
We want to know what kind of dance is best for people with PD, how much dance treatment they need, how long do the effects last for, what are the long term benefits of dancing for people with PD and so many more. Our first project team meeting is this week, so I'll keep you posted on what we find.
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