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Parkinson's Disease

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  • Family outraged at not being notified of killer's release

    Family outraged at not being notified of killer's release
    Harry Yuspa had many relatives in the Baltimore area — some have lived at the same addresses for 40 years. Yet prosecutors said they couldn't find any to let them know the man convicted of killing Yuspa would soon be released. That meant none of...
  • Study casts new doubts on football links with CTE

    Study casts new doubts on football links with CTE
    A new study by a Chicago-area researcher casts doubt on the idea that football players are suffering the degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy, but the findings still show an elevated risk of cognitive problems later in...
  • Raunchy 'Facts of Life' parody opens at Footlight Theater

     Raunchy 'Facts of Life' parody opens at Footlight Theater
    Those who fondly remember 1980s sitcom "The Facts of Life" may enjoy this raunchy send-up of the TV show about four teen girls coming of age. Following a six-week run in South Florida, Jamie Morris's very-adult parody comes to the Parliament House's...
  • William P. Clark dies at 81; close advisor to President Reagan

    William P. Clark, who rose from a California campaign volunteer to become one of President Reagan's most trusted advisors, died Saturday. He was 81. Clark died at his ranch home in the central California town of Shandon after a long battle with...
  • Carnett: Doing battle daily with Parkinson's

    I sometimes need to be reminded to be grateful for things I take for granted. Like walking. I have a good friend, several years older than I, who’s battling an advanced stage of Parkinson’s disease. An avid walker for many years, he daily...
  • David C. Jones dies at 92; chairman of Joint Chiefs

    David C. Jones, a retired Air Force general who helped set in motion a far-reaching reorganization of the U.S. military command while serving as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, died Saturday at a military retirement community in Potomac Falls, Va....
  • Steinberg: NCAA might be to blame

    The lawsuit by former NFL players against the league claiming lack of warnings to players about the dangers, and alleging studies showing damage were covered up, has generated massive public focus. There is a lawsuit in its early stages brought by...
  • Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Modern Dads' on A&E

    Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Modern Dads' on A&E
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of August 18 - 24, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SERIES Broadchurch Fingerprints at the...
  • Review: 'Wampler's Ascent' fails to reach the heights

    "Wampler's Ascent" is certainly an inspiring story: Stephen J. Wampler, who turns 45 this week, has been afflicted with cerebral palsy since birth, but he doesn't let that stop him from climbing El Capitan, one of the biggest rock faces in the world....
  • William Kieschnick dies at 90; engineer led Atlantic Richfield oil company

    William Kieschnick dies at 90; engineer led Atlantic Richfield oil company
    William Kieschnick, a chemical engineer who in the 1980s led the Atlantic Richfield oil company and used his executive skills to help stabilize the fledgling Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, has died. He was 90. Kieschnick had Parkinson's...
  • Linda Ronstadt has Parkinson's, says she can no longer sing

    Linda Ronstadt has Parkinson's, says she can no longer sing
    Singer Linda Ronstadt says she has Parkinson’s disease and can no longer sing. The 67-year-old musician made the disclosure in an AARP Magazine interview posted online Friday. Ronstadt, an 11-time Grammy winner, said that she was diagnosed...