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Parkinson’s Disease Alternative Therapy

Parkinson’s Disease alternative therapies  are becoming more commonplace and accepted. Examples include, acupuncture, guided imagery, chiropractic, yoga, hypnosis, biofeedback, aromatherapy, relaxation, herbal remedies, magnetic therapy and massage. Before embarking on an alternative therapy, it is recommended you speak with your doctor.

Yoga

Yoga is one of the best things you can do to improve your strength, balance and posture. Not only will you begin to see improvement physically, but your mental health will improve as well.

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is recognized as a viable treatment for various illnesses and conditions. Currently studies are being conducted to determine if acupuncture can relieve symptoms of fatigue in Parkinson's patients.

Massage

Parkinson's disease typically causes muscle stiffness and rigidity, individuals who utilize massage therapy find it helps to alleviate joint and muscle stiffness.

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