Some researchers in Colorado want to know if exercise can slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease. They’re studying newly diagnosed patients who have not been placed on medication.
A fitness boot camp in Boulder is catering to a different crowd, one that is exercising to fight the symptoms of a debilitating disease: Parkinson’s.
Parkinson’s patients are getting “Big and Loud” as they try to enjoy a better life. It’s a new therapy program to ease their symptoms.
Alan Bockla used to put on fireproof underwear and blast down racetracks at record speeds. Handsome, fearless and a bit of a showoff, he was drag racing’s “King of the Rockies.”
A former Colorado Rockies player is sharing how his promising career was cut short by Parkinson’s disease.
When Ben Petrick began as a rookie for the Colorado Rockies in 1999 his future looked bright. But it didn’t work out in part because Petrick was starting to battle the early onset of Parkinson’s Disease.