Michael J. Fox: I Drank 'Heavily' After Diagnosis
Actor talks to Howard Stern about Parkinson's diagnosis
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Posted Sep 26, 2013 12:23 PM CDT
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(Newser) – Just as he’s about to return to network television, Michael J. Fox is opening up about the demons he had to fight after his diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease. Yesterday, the former Back To The Future and Family Ties star told Howard Stern he turned to alcohol in the early '90s.

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Sep 28, 2013 9:36 PM CDT
Should have smoked weed, and should now!
Sep 28, 2013 12:00 AM CDT
Why are people so judgmental. So are you guys saying you have never done anything wrong or stupid. I think its admiral that he's being honest about his struggles with Alcoholism and Parkinson's. But it's nothing new, if anyone has read his books a lot of this is detailed in them.
Sep 27, 2013 6:18 PM CDT
he was a huge cocaine addict back in the day and knew he was an addict..this is promotion for his stupid show.. Cocaine didnt help with the parkinsons..and im sure he was doing blow this time too.. no addict goes to drinking and doewsnt use..he is a constant liar.. and his show is gross