Fight Night battles Parkinson's Disease


Thursday, June 12th 2008, 6:37 pm
By: News 9


NEWS 9

Parkinson's Disease is a progressive disorder of the central nervous system that affects over 1.5 million people in the United States. Some fighters, however, are taking to the ring hoping their battles will help find a cure.

Heavyweight Contender Ron Aubrey came to the NEWS 9 studio with the director for the Parkinson Foundation of the Heartland, Jim Keating, with more information on the upcoming Fight Night.

Fight Night is June 19 at 8:00 p.m. at the Bricktown Hotel and Convention Center.