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No PT 10 Yrs,? Start Doing Ok?

No PT 10 Yrs,? Start Doing Ok?

Avoid PT. 10 y. Doing now, slight use function possible?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

If you go on U-tube you can find exercises for Parkinson's movement therapy.

What Is The Best Exercises For Parkinson's

What Is The Best Exercises For Parkinson's

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Parkinson’s symptoms getting smaller in everything If not trained to everything is going to grt smaller. From my experience you’ll do it twice as big as you could
When you write a check write twice… read more

Exercises

Exercises

A lot of people are asking about exercises, here is a great program on our PD site:
PD Warrior Parkinson's Exercise Series
Go to resources on the tab, scroll down until you see PD Warrior Series. The exercises help a lot.
Hope this is helpful.
Love to all.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Thanks. Going to look it up right now. Sue

Are There Specific Exercises PD Patients Should Do?

Are There Specific Exercises PD Patients Should Do?

My husband was diagnosed in December at age 69. He has been going to the gym -- mostly walking on the treadmill and using the rowing machine. I'm wondering if there are specific exercises he should be doing and if a trainer would help. Thank you and warm wishes for your journey.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Orlando Jack Hi 👋 Thank you for the info on exercise.But I'm in a wheelchair. Doing PT now 😁.
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Anyone Get A Sudden Weakness In Their Hands?I Just Had An Episode,didn't Last Long,but Was Scary.

Anyone Get A Sudden Weakness In Their Hands?I Just Had An Episode,didn't Last Long,but Was Scary.

I was chopping some leeks to freeze for the winter.All of a sudden I couldn't make my hand close over the cleaver.Is this what is meant by freezing?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Yes

Does Anyone Have Any Exercises To Keep The Face From Feeling Frozen?

Does Anyone Have Any Exercises To Keep The Face From Feeling Frozen?

I have Parkinson on the left side of my body. I have noticed my facial expressions becoming very tight and it is hard to smile properly. Does anyone have any exercises I can do to keep my face somewhat limber and not have that frozen feeling? Thank you.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Please look up "speaking with intent". There are various exercises for voice. If you live i southern Minnesota, I go to a program on zoom, offered through theSpeech andHearing Center of Minnesota… read more

What Types Of Exercise Or Physical Therapy Activities Do You Do?

What Types Of Exercise Or Physical Therapy Activities Do You Do?

What types exercise do you engage in? Do you feel that exercise helps improve your symptoms? How much or how often?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member

Has anyone tried resistance bands.