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181602314 Robin Williams Wife Reveals He Was Suffering From ParkinsonsToday Susan Schneider, the wife of Robin Williams, issued a statement following his shocking suicide earlier this… Continue reading Robin Williams' Wife Reveals He Was Suffering From Parkinson's

British actor Bob Hoskins has announced his retirement after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.

In a statement, the 69-year-old star of such films as “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” and “Hook,” thanked his fans, telling them that he had had a “wonderful career.”

Hoskins revealed that he was diagnosed with the condition last fall. His most recent screen role was as the blind dwarf Muir, who recognizes that Kristen Stewart is the one… Continue reading Bob Hoskins Retirement: Actor Calls It Quits After Parkinson's Diagnosis

Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s risk

Eating berries regularly 150x150 Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s riskEating berries regularly may lower risk of developing Parkinson’s, thanks to compounds called flavonoids. Flavonoids are found in plants and fruits and are also known collectively as vitamin P and citrin. They can also be found in berry fruits, chocolates and citrus fruits such as grapefruit. “This is the first study in humans to examine [...] Continue reading Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s risk