Cycling for Parkinson’s Disease
The ability to turn a couch into a comfortable and quality recumbent exercise bike helps drive frequent therapeutic cycling at home
“Excy is just so convenient”
One Man’s Parkinson’s Disease Journey and How Exercise Fits In
Yoga, Boxing, and an Exercise Bike for Parkinson’s Disease
Bob went from running marathon’s for fun and endurance to using exercise to fight the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Listen to his story, from the fall that helped lead to the diagnosis, to how he embraces multiple forms of light to forced exercises like recumbent cycling and hand cycling for Parkinson’s disease to help with symptoms.
Convenience is Everything for Squeezing in More Exercise
Bob wanted a home exercise for Parkinson’s disease that was easy to do while watching TV and didn’t require a big setup. Not being socially isolated to a room was also a big motivator. Here’s his take on why convenience matters! Also, hear what he would tell a friend if they just got diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
Recumbent Bike Exercise Helps Bob with Leg Pain from Parkinson’s Disease
On of Bob’s challenges is that he experiences leg pain from Parkinson’s disease. With Excy, he can turn his chair into a quality stationary recumbent exercise bike, which has helped decrease the pain in his legs. More information on fast cycling and Parkinson’s.