The health benefits of exercise are no secret. Getting enough exercise helps maintain a healthy weight, can help prevent cardiovascular disease and improves sleep habits. But many people may not realize that appropriate exercise can help slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease, a chronic, progressive neurologic disease that affects movement.
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Ester Barker, PT/DPT, a staff physical therapist for JeffFIT (Outpatient Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy) at the Stephen Klein Wellness Center, shares running injury prevention tips.
Dr. Mijail D. Serruya, M.D., Ph.D. Co-medical Director at the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center (JCCC) explains the risks of sustaining multiple concussions, and gives some guidelines for patients to move forward after their diagnosis.