What is Kickboxing?

Category: Exercises


Kickboxing refers to the sport of using martial-arts-style kicks and boxing-style punches to defeat an opponent in a similar way to that of standard boxing. Kickboxing is a standing sport and does not allow continuation of the fight once a combatant has reached the ground.

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Reason Patients
Expense 2
Side effects too severe 2
Doctor's advice 1
I didn't have enough time 1
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Stopped doing Kickboxing

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 2
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Cost per month
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$100-199 1
$50-99 0
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1 patient evaluation for Kickboxing

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Daily
Advice & Tips: A good therapy, but doesn't fit with my lifestyle of constant travel. I have a punching bag at home that I still use occasionally. When I am in Florida I have a boxing coach.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

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