Was Parkinson’s Disease To Blame For Robin Williams’ Suicide? Bay Area Expert Explains Link After Illness Revelation
Dr. Carrolee Barlow, CEO of the Parkinson’s Institute and Clinical Center in Sunnyvale, explains the connection between Parkinson’s disease and depression.
The family of actor and comedian Robin Williams says the funnyman was privately dealing with the early stages of Parkinson’s Disease, which he was “not yet ready to share publicly,” prior to his death from apparent hanging by suicide Monday.
A study of former NFL players finds they were unusually prone to dying from degenerative brain disease, the latest indication that repeated blows to the head may cause serious trouble later on.
Nike is going back to the future. The sneaker maker has created a limited-edition shoe based on a glowing pair that appeared in the popular 1989 movie “Back to the Future II.”