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Students taking class at Canada's National Ballet School / Photo courtesy of Canada's National Ballet School
 

Three-Year Study, the Longest of Its Kind, Shows the Positive Effects That Dancing Has on Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms

For three years, 16 participants with the disease took part in weekly 75-minute dance classes. When compared to a control group, those who danced saw no progression in their motor or non-motor symptoms.

D-Dance Workshop
 
D-Dance

D-Dance Workshop

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
February 17 février 2019
Contemporary

Dancing with Parkinson's Intergenerational Dance Project / Photo provided by the presenter
 
Dancing with Parkinson's, Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts

Intergenerational Dance Project Showcase

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
March 4 mars 2017
Contemporary

Moving with Angels

Israel’s renowned contemporary dance company Batsheva shares dance with girls affected by Rett Syndrome.

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