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Teacher Gary Sobol knows firsthand that exercise helps people with Parkinson’s disease

By Claire Martin The Denver Post., www.denverpost.com

BOULDER —

Even after two years ofmedicaland physical therapy to treatParkinson’s disease, Joan Knapp had trouble walking unassisted and getting up from a chair.

So when she attended her firstParkinson’s Boot Campexercise class at the Boulder YMCA last March, her jaw dropped. She watched, incredulous, Parkinson’s patients carefully rising from their chairs, and then picking them up to stack against the wall.

Read more:http://www.denverpost.com/outwest/ci_21982468/teacher-knows-firsthand-exercise-helps-people-parkinsons-disease#ixzz2C8g1TUAL

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