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Si alguien tuviera todavía alguna duda sobre el poder que tiene la mente sobre la salud física, lo que les voy a contar hoy espero deshaga en algo esa incredulidad y les ofrezca un momento de reflexión.
"August Rush" New York City Premiere
¡Qué sorpresa tan lamentable fue para muchos la muerte del actor y comediante Robin Williams la semana pasada! Yo creo que nadie se lo esperaba. Aunque eran conocidas varias de sus condiciones de salud, como su operación de corazón abierto y su adicción a las drogas y el alcohol por las que habí­a buscado ayuda en centros de rehabilitación, lo profundo de la depresión que lo llevó a quitarse la vida era un aspecto de sus dolencias mucho menos evidente.
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As details of Robin Williams' death continue to emerge, we learn more about the actor's life. His wife, Susan Schneider, has revealed that he was struggling with a recent diagnosis of early Parkinson's disease.
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Thrashing about while you're asleep may be a sign of something more troubling than mere restlessness: It could be a predictor of brain disease.
Actors teach dementia and Parkinson's family caregivers to do a better job
Training medical students to do a better job by using actors to play patients is not new. But at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, actors are faking dementia and Parkinson's disease to help family caregivers be more effective - and that's downright novel.
The Michael J. Fox Show - Season 1
If it seems like it's been a while since you've seen actor Charles Grodin, that's because it probably has. Aside from a guest appearance last year on Law and Order: SVU, the 78-year-old Grodin - one of Hollywood's busiest actors during the 1970s and '80s - has mostly taken the past 20 years off from film and TV acting.
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Video courtesy Microsoft/IN2L/Selfhelp
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Evvie Heilbrunn is no shrinking violet. Four days a week the two-time breast cancer survivor hikes at least two hours or works out on a treadmill or elliptical machine. She sweats it out with a personal trainer another two days. And did I mention that she has Parkinson's disease and will climb Mount Everest this fall?
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April is Parkinson's Awareness Month and AARP is happy to have The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) as a guest blog contributor. Throughout the month of April MJFF is sharing insight into the Parkinson's research landscape, advice on living with Parkinson's and steps you can take to help find the cure in our lifetime.  
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April is Parkinson's Awareness Month and AARP is happy to have The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) as a guest blog contributor. Throughout the month of April MJFF is sharing insight into the Parkinson's research landscape, advice on living with Parkinson's and steps you can take to help find the cure in our lifetime.  
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