The Tango May Help Parkinson's Patients

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Registered: 08-07-2007
The Tango May Help Parkinson's Patients
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Wed, 03-03-2010 - 12:04pm

St. Louis, MO (KTVI-FOX2now.com) - They say it takes two to Tango, but what happens if one of them has Parkinson's disease. Researchers from Washington University are conducting a study, funded by the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, to see if Tango dancing can help diminish Parkinson's debilitating effects.


Read how Tango Dancing Helps Parkinson's Patients.

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Registered: 03-28-2003
Wed, 03-03-2010 - 12:46pm

wouldn't it be cool if the cure for Parkinson's was found in a pair of dancing shoes rather a prescription or invasive surgery!




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Registered: 08-07-2007
Wed, 03-03-2010 - 1:00pm

It sure would!


Love your Irish Blessing sig.

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Registered: 03-28-2003
Wed, 03-03-2010 - 1:16pm
Thanks Amy. I thought of making a new one, as I reuse this one every march, but it just makes me giggle so it's worth the repeat! I still can't believe it's march already. what happened to January and February!!??!!?



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Registered: 08-07-2007
Wed, 03-03-2010 - 1:26pm
They flew by much too quickly is what happened.