Friday, July 25, 2008
Special to the Daily Sun
Larry Gold stretched his arms wide and reached to the left, mimicking Cindy Thomann, a physical therapist at Flagstaff Medical Center.
“What kind of effort is that on a 1-to-10 basis?” Thomann asked him. “An 8,” Gold answered.
“What can you do to make your movements bigger?” Thomann asked, then watched.
“That’s right, hold your chin up and extend your hand. Catch those raindrops,” she encouraged in a loud, firm voice with a positive bent. “Are you tired or thirsty?” Continue reading “Parkinson’s sufferers ‘Think Big’”