Video games replace physical therapy for Parkinson's patients

Parkinson's disease is the second-most common neurological disease after Alzheimer's. An estimated 1.5 million Americans suffer from the condition, which causes slowness of movement, tremors, and loss of balance. Physical therapy eases symptoms and may delay progression of the disease...if patients do it. Now, cutting-edge tech is transforming tedious therapy into entertaining exercises.

This post was originally published on Smartplanet.com

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