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Moderate Intensity Aerobic Exercise

Brisk walking may improve symptoms of Parkinson’s

People with mild to moderate Parkinson’s disease who regularly walk for exercise may improve their motor function, mood, tiredness, fitness and some aspects of thinking abilities, according to a study published in the July 2, 2014, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

“The results of our study… Brisk walking may improve symptoms of Parkinson’s   



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