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“battling parkinson’s disease” (or, head trauma and risk of PD-part2)

In 1984, Muhammad Ali was a 42 years old former boxing champion who recently had to figure out how to live with his tremors, slurred speech and slow movements.┬áHe was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. – Ali 1980 (only 1yr prior to appearance of PD signs, 4 yrs before diagnosis) – Ali fought late into his life; and especially his last… Read more »