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Robin Williams' Parkinson's diagnosis revealed by wife Susan Schneider
Robin Williams' Parkinson's diagnosis revealed by wife Susan Schneider

While urging others to seek help for problems they might be facing, Robin Williams' wife Susan Schneider on Thursday revealed a detail that had previously been kept private: Her husband had been in the "early stages of Parkinson's disease," she said in a statement. It was something Williams was "not yet ready" to share publicly, she said. The actor and comic, who took his own life Tuesday at age 63, had been "brave" as he struggled with that diagnosis as well as with depression and anxiety, Schneider said. The Oscar winner's sobriety was "intact" at the time of his death, said Schneider, who became Williams' third wife in...

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