Benefits of walking for stroke victims - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Benefits of walking for stroke victims

Posted: Updated:

A brisk walk could do more than clear your head. It could also help those who have suffered from a stroke.

Researchers studied nearly 130 people who had suffered from strokes. All were able to walk with or without help.

After a three month study, the half who walked 15 minutes three times a week reported a better quality of life. They were also able to walk farther in a future endurance test.

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.