Beating Parkinson’s to the punch

. July 1, 2014.

The International Boxing Club is now offering a free exercise program called Knock Out Parkinson’s Disease for individuals suffering from the neurological disorder. The program is designed to help maintain or even improve symptoms while creating a better quality of life for any individual with Parkinson’s. Presented in conjunction with the University of Toledo Occupational Therapy graduate program, the clinically proven therapy utilizes techniques and equipment used in boxing training. The free program is offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am to 10am—spouses or other partners are encouraged to participate.

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