Monthly Archives: August 2014

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The benefits of Nordic walking for neurological conditions

Nordic walking is superior to brisk walking without poles on improving resting heart rate, blood pressure, exercise capacity, maximal oxygen consumption, and quality of life in various diseases and has a role in both primary and secondary prevention. In the neurological population results have shown significant improvements in; Quality of life Walking speed Stride length [...]

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What is LSVT BIG?

If you have not yet heard of LSVT and its influential impact on the quality of lives of people with Parkinson Disease here is your chance.  LSVT stands for Lee Silverman Voice Treatment known as LSVT LOUD, which was developed in 1987 as an effective speech treatment for individuals with Parkinson disease. Due to its successful treatment [...]