Parkinson's Awareness Month:30 Days-30 Stories/Day Twenty- Athletes with Parkinson's

Some of the most famous people with Parkinson's have been athletes.

Over the next few days, I'll look at some of their stories and also can Parkinson's be linked to their sports.

Here's a gallery of nine athletes that have been diagnosed with Parkinson's.

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    Howard Moore

    Last June I hit the magic age of 60. Almost immediately I found myself not feeling as well as usual. Go figure, I mean, I am 60 years old, whether I want to admit it or not!! But then strange symptoms started to occur. A friend, who is a doctor, told me to get checked out....Voila...Parkinsons. That's what this is all about. Living every day with this. Personal info... I'm 60 divorced with 2 daughters in their early 20's live in the city...lakeview area...grew up in the north burbs. Lived in So. California for 13 years...may go back...I hear winters are warm there!! :-)

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