Fighting Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement.  Typically it develops gradually with a slight tremor.  Other common symptoms include stiffness or slowing of movement.  Your speech may become soft or slurred.  Although there is no cure, medications can significantly improve symptoms.  Other modalities can help as well.  One of these surprisingly is boxing.

Rock Steady Boxing is a fascinating program founded and designed to assist those afflicted with Parkinson’s disease. Fighting back against Parkinson’s disease, this program aims to improve the quality of life for people afflicted with Parkinson’s disease through non-contact boxing inspired fitness training.  The mission is to improve health, agility and daily function.  This unique program is achieving results and reaching people who need help.

Should you have a medical condition that impairs your ability to work, contact Douglas Kugal at Kugal Disability Law Group about filing a claim for social security disability.  516-236-3938.  Should you be a veteran with Agent Orange exposore, you need not prove a connection between your service and Parkinson’s disease to receive compensation.  It is now one of the listed presumed conditions.