Doctors prescribe social activities to treat disease

New plans by the NHS will allow doctors to prescribe social activities to help patients with illnesses such as dementia, Diabetes and Parkinsons. Click on the link below to see a Kent Messenger / KMTV video about this development. It features an interview with Phil Bungay where he talks about setting up Boxing for Parkinson’s in the Medway Towns and how activities of this type can help combat the symptoms of the disease.

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/kmtv/video/kent-gps-to-prescribe-football-and-art-classes-24212/