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Robin Williams' Wife: He Had Parkinson's Disease

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The wife of Robin Williams says he was in the stages of Parkinson's disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide.
 
In a statement Thursday, Susan Schneider said that Williams was struggling with depression, anxiety and the early stages of Parkinson's when he was found dead earlier this week..
 
The wife of the actor-comedian said he was not ready to share his Parkinson's diagnosis publicly. 

Earlier this summer, Williams entered a rehab facility to help him maintain long-term sobriety. Williams battled drug and alcohol addiction in the '70s and early '80s before going sober for some 20 years. He slipped back into using again, entering a substance abuse rehab center to tackle alcoholism in 2006.

The Oscar winner recently sought treatment for depression.

No funeral arrangements have been announced yet.

(The Associated Press and CBS News contributed to this report.)
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