parkinson's disease

  • Parkinson’s Disease

    A study concluded that inspiratory muscle performance may be improved by specific Inspiratory Muscle Training in patients with Parkinson’s Disease. This improvement is associated with a significant decrease in their perception of dyspnoea (difficult or laboured...

  • Breathing Effort in other Medical Conditions 

    Any condition that prevents normal physical activity can lead to inspiratory muscle weakness, and in addition to asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT), such as with POWERbreathe, has been found to be helpful...

  • RMT for respiratory deficits in neurodegenerative disorders

    On November 15th 2012 Chest Journal (Official Publication of the American College of Chest Physicians) published the Abstract of Original Research on: “Respiratory muscle training for respiratory deficits in neurodegenerative disorders: A systematic review” Authors:...