Parkinson’s Disease and Tango

Signed up to emails from NICABM (National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine) and thought one below was interesting ..if you like dancing and in Sussex there are often swing dancing classes outside at Brighton Open Market on Saturdays.

Parkinson’s Disease and Dance by

Could dancing the tango improve cognitive function?

According to the non-profit organization Dance for PD® (Parkinson’s disease), the answer is yes.

Because Parkinson’s is a brain disorder, some people thought it might be uniquely affected by something like dance. So they approached the Mark Morris Dance Group in Brooklyn, New York, about creating a program for people diagnosed with the disease   please read more

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