This is just SO sad.
Robin Williams tragically committed suicide back in August, and it looks like his family FINALLY can have some peace of mind with the cause.
A just-released autopsy includes details that were not initially revealed at the time of his death.
[ Related: Zelda Williams Gets A Wonderful Tattoo To Honor Her Father! ]
The first thing is that Robin was sober at the time of his death. The report stated that he only had four drugs in his system, two were anti-depressants and two were "caffeine compounds."
However, the report also brought to light the fact that Robin was suffering from paranoia and apparently he …
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The more that surfaces about Robin Williams' struggles leading up to his untimely death, the more heartbroken we get.
According to a statement made by Robin' wife, Susan Schneider, the late actor was in the early stages of Parkinson’s Disease prior to his death.
Here's her full statement:
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We've all heard the health benefits of low carb Atkins-style diets and how they can help you drop a few pounds!
But did you know they can also be good for your brain??
New research has shown the Ketogenic diet (as similar low carb, high protein diet) has shown signs of helping fight the symptoms of depression and even
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That was quick!
During their coverage at the Golden Globes 2014, E! was putting up 'Fun Facts' on the screen to entertain the masses — that is until they put one up about Michael J. Fox!
The Fun Fact was that Michael was diagnosed Parkinson's in 1991 (above).
Not cool, and people TOTALLY noticed! Twitter blew up, and now E! has already apologized!
Here's what they said:
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We can't imagine how hard it is to live with Parkinson's and how much strength it takes to deal with the situation — especially when it interferes with the biggest love of your life, along with all the little things you might have been taking for granted.
Linda Ronstadt has won 11 Grammys, and she can no longer sing because of her Parkinson's. She's also has to have assistance with daily activities and it's just
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Billy Connolly, who was in Muppet Treasure Island (and Brave) and is loved by everyone who meets him, dropped double bad news on us today — things we wish weren't true and a part of real life: he has had prostate cancer surgery, and has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Cancer is NEVER good news, but at least the surgery was a complete success and he's now fully recovered from it!
Here's what his spokesperson said:
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Linda Ronstadt is no longer able to sing.
We'll let that sink in for a moment, because that would be devastating for someone who has made their life all about singing. She's best known for songs You're No Good and When Will I Be Loved, and she just revealed her diagnosis and battle with Parkinson's to AARP.
She was having problems with her voice when she sought the medical advice but now, this is what she said:
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