Parkinson’s Disease and Whole Body Vibration

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- Whole-body Vibration as a Treatment for Parkinson's Disease -
“Whole Body Vibration is potentially beneficial in treating Parkinson's disease because it has been shown to elicit effects specific to both the brain and muscular system.”
“Improved muscular performance is believed to be attributed to Whole Body Vibration induced neuromuscular effects rather than muscle hypertrophy, with the specific mechanism defined as the Tonic Vibration Reflex.”