January 2011

The Wii Fit May Benefit Those Suffering From Parkinson's Disease

United Kingdom banker Jo Collinge has attributed her use of Nintendo’s Wii Fit with a miraculous lessening of the debilitating symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease. Because Parkinson’s disease is incurable and exercise is known to help alleviate some of the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease, she decided to start using the Wii Fit to see if it could benefit her physically and mentally.

It did.