Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Postural Instability and Gait Disorder"
May 18, 2018
The study provides preliminary evidence that brain training could be a useful therapy for freezing of gait.
March 14, 2018
A study funded by the Foundation suggests a form of non-invasive brain stimulation may help relieve these PD symptoms.
January 25, 2018
In this new video, Dr. Dolhun talks about how PD can affect gait and balance.
August 17, 2016
A recently published study shows a significant reduction in falls among people with Parkinson's who completed a treadmill and virtual reality training program.
March 24, 2016
Our community shared their advice on preventing falls for people living with Parkinson's.
November 13, 2015
Dr. Chris Hass of the University of Florida explores balance, posture and gait issues and how to best protect from falls.
October 13, 2015
In light of a recent study that highlights the benefits of puttering around for people with Parkinson's, our community shared their favorite ways to get more movement in their days.
September 29, 2015
A recent paper from The University of Michigan shows that more everyday physical activity, perhaps more so than vigorous exercise, is associated with less severe motor symptoms.
October 13, 2014
The NIH has awarded researchers at the University of Michigan $11.5 million to determine how changes in a brain chemical other than dopamine contribute to walking problems and falls.
October 06, 2014
Dr. Michael S. Okun talks to us about his MJFF-funded project that targets freezing of gait with an advanced approach to deep brain stimulation.