‘ParkinSong’ and Other Song Therapy Programs May Help Preserve Speech, Study Says

Intensive singing interventions have the potential to increase vocal loudness, respiratory muscle strength, and voice-related quality of life in people with Parkinson’s disease, a study suggests. The study, “ParkinSong: A Controlled Trial of Singing-Based Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease,” was published in Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. Communication impairment is common among Parkinson’s patients. The neurodegenerative disorder … Continue reading ‘ParkinSong’ and Other Song Therapy Programs May Help Preserve Speech, Study Says