This is exactly what we need…..professionals conducting studies to demonstrate the relationship between cycling and well-being. This is an incredible study conducted by “Fitzsimmons, S” at Florida Gulf Coast University.
Depression among long-term care residents is all too common and it can be difficult to treat. This study is evidence that all natural wheelchair biking can improve depression and its associated symptoms. It also shows that a disability doesn’t need to completely prevent anyone from turning those cranks.
Check out the abstract here! This pumps me up!