“The disease itself can cause depression,” says Dr. Jeff Bronstein.
As news spread on Thursday that actor Robin Williams was in the beginning stages of Parkinson’s when he committed suicide this week, one man is coming forward to share his struggle with the disease and what’s on the horizon to treat it.
Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Legendary radio personality Casey Kasem has died following months of declining health and a bitter family battle over his care and treatment, according to a family spokesperson. He was 82.
Casey Kasem, now 82, has been in failing health for some time.
A settlement agreement concerning visitation and other issues surrounding radio legend Casey Kasem has been reached between the radio legend’s feuding daughter and wife, an attorney said Friday.
A bid by the grown children of Casey Kasem to establish a conservatorship over the 81-year-old radio legend was rejected Tuesday by a judge, who ruled there was no clear and convincing evidence the iconic deejay’s health was immediately at risk.
A judge said he did not see an urgent need to intervene in the affairs of Casey Kasem after a court-appointed attorney told him Tuesday the ailing radio host is receiving adequate medical care for advanced Parkinson’s disease.
The three adult children of radio host Casey Kasem have filed a legal petition to gain control of his health care.
People with Parkinson’s disease are battling their symptoms with a right hook.
Muhammad Ali’s daughter knocked down rumors of her father being near death Sunday, saying he was at home watching the Super Bowl.
A breakthrough in the treatment being used to manage Parkinson’s Disease. Gene therapy might also one day be used to treat epilepsy.