According to his wife, Robin Williams was diagnosed with Parkinson’s shortly before he took his own life.


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A court decided that ObamaCare could not provide federal insurance subsidies in 34 states. Will it effect you? What states are involved?

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Berkeley wants to give free medical marijuana to those who can’t afford it.

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A new scientific study just concluded that childhood vaccines do not cause autism.

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The MERS virus, a SARS-like Coronavirus, has been found in the United States after 250 confirmed cases and 93 deaths. Here is what you need to know.

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After cochlear implants, 39-year-old Joanne Milne from Gateshead, England, was able to hear for the first time after suffering from Usher Syndrome.

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The conviction of a nurse found guilty of encouraging people to commit suicide has been overturned by the Minnesota Supreme Court.

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For 12 months, Justina Pelletier’s parents have been battling the State of Massachusetts for custody of their daughter over “medical child abuse” claims relating to medical treatment for her rare condition.

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Learn about the super-strong painkilling drug that critics say will cause fatal overdoses on the day it’s released. “A whopping dose of hydrocodone packed in an easy-to-crush capsule.”

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Besides a few jokes, Rogen gave a stirring and emotional speech before a (mostly) empty Senate chamber.

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In California, 25 children have become suddenly paralyzed due to a mysterious, polio-like infection. Here’s what you need to know.

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AOL CEO Tim Armstrong blamed benefit cuts on the healthcare costs of distressed babies. Deanna Fei, the mother of one of those babies, fired back.

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