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LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 29:  Robin Williams attends the CW, CBS And Showtime 2013 Summer TCA Party on July 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Widow: Robin Williams Had Parkinson’s Disease

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide, his widow said in a statement released Thursday.

08/14/2014

(Photo Credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)

What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

08/14/2014

Gary McKeon

Body Of Missing Westchester Man Found By Worker In Wooded Area

A missing Westchester County man was found dead in a wooded area Thursday.

05/15/2014

Gary McKeon

Man With Dementia, Parkinson’s Missing From Westchester Home

Police on Saturday were looking for a man suffering from dementia and Parkinson’s disease who disappeared from his Westchester County home.

05/10/2014

Bob Benjamin and Garland Jeffreys sat down with CBS 2's Cindy Hsu to discuss 'Light of Day'. (Credit CBS 2)

All-Star Lineup Comes Together To Fight Parkinson’s Disease At ‘Light Of Day’

On Saturday, founder Bob Benjamin and singer/songwriter Garland Jeffreys sat down with CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu to discuss the event that has raised more than $2-million for research since 2000.

01/18/2014

Rehabilitation robots are helping paralyzed people get a move on. (Photo: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: High-Tech Rehab Robots Making Strides With Human Paralysis

These days robots do everything from manufacture cars and computers to disable bombs. We’ve even seen them in the operating room. Now, robots are helping paralyzed people get moving again.

12/26/2013

Doctor Examines Woman (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Over-The-Counter DNA Tests Could Save Lives

It has been suggested that a simple over-the-counter-test could save lives by predicting a user’s “future health”, but some say that the test could do more harm than good.

11/20/2013

Linda Ronstadt in 2008. (credit: Getty Images)

Linda Ronstadt Says She Has Parkinson’s Disease

The legendary singer said she was diagnosed with the degenerative disease eight months ago.

08/23/2013

Dave Jennings with the Jets in 1985 (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Palladino: Dave Jennings Taught Greatest Lesson Of All

Life deals all of us our share of challenges. Few handle them as well as Jennings.

06/21/2013

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Mohammed Ali’s Daughter, May May Ali, Fighting For Her Father

Mohammed Ali is one of the greatest fighters of our generation, and now that he’s suffering from Parkinson’s disease, one of his daughters is fighting for him.

01/10/2013

Christmas Ornaments (file / credit: clipart.com)

Volunteers Spend Christmas Eve Feeding The Sick

Hundreds of volunteers gave up part of their Christmas Eve to feed residents in the New York City area who are too sick to help themselves.

12/25/2011

Bob Benjamin (credit: CBS 2)

Musicians Turn Out For ‘Light Of Day’ Fundraiser

It is one of the largest fundraisers on the Jersey Shore and an all star effort to battle Parkinson’s Disease.

01/15/2011

Olympic documentary filmmaker Bud Greenspan sits near an honorary route named after him in the Media Village during the Sydney Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia on September 20, 2000. (Photo by Tony Feder /Getty Images)

Liguori: Remembering Bud Greenspan, An Olympic Legend

The sports and film world lost one of their most gifted story tellers this Christmas – legendary Olympic filmmaker Bud Greenspan.

WFAN–12/30/2010