Parkinson’s Disease and the Role of Exercise – Matthew Osborn AEP

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is one of the most common progressive neurological disorders, as it currently affects 40,000 Australians.  This disease occurs when there is a reduction in the neurotransmitter known as dopamine. Neurotransmitters relay messages between cells in your brain. Specifically, the dopamine transmitter is responsible for controlling movements and allowing movements to be fluid. …