Using Sensational Medicine to Improve Parkinson's Symptoms @ http://www.blogtalkradio.com/parkinsons-recovery/2013/06/04/using-sensational-medicine-to-improve-parkinsons-symptoms
Kimberly Burnham, PhD and Robert Rodgers, PhD Talk on Pioneers of Parkinson's Recovery Radio.
Outline of the show:
What is your background in regards to Parkinson's? My Father's Brother had Parkinson's. I have a PhD in Integrative Medicine. My dissertation focused on using Manual Therapy / Alternative Medicine to relieve the symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
Now you are talking about something called Sensational Medicine. What is that? Can you give some concrete examples?
Amy Cuddy Wonder Woman posture, cortisol and testosterone.
Caring Creativity and the Frontal Lobe.
Disgust Exercises and the Basal Ganglia.
Bicycling and Parkinson's (Kimberly bicycles 3000 miles as part of Hazon's Cross USA ride (Seattle to Washington DC in support of sustainable agriculture, food justice and the environment.).
What exercise would you recommend for balancing Dopamine levels? Consciouly Long Striding. or Long Walking.
Does a person have to do the exercise? What if they can't?
Visualizations from my book, Parkinson's Disease? Walk Better, Sleep Deeper and Move Consciously, Solutions from Nature's Sensational Medicine
Any other things listeners can do at home?
Green Gallbladder Meridian visualization;
Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) to the side of the eye,
Are there any foods that are helpful?
Cashews (high in iron, a precursor to dopamine), good fats, protein. Nut preparation from the book Nourishing Traditions ... and more.