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Cutting a rug may help manage Parkinson's Disease

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -- Here's another reason to hit the dance floor.

It may be the best therapy for Parkinson's patients

A study suggests one form of dance, the Tango, helps improve balance and mobility in patients.

While exercise and movement have long been part of the regimen for Parkinson's patients, the idea that dance is even more beneficial than other exercises is fairly new.

A neurologist in Denmark believes that dance involves movements that are easier and freer which could be beneficial to patients.

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