Muhammad Ali remains hospitalized in the Phoenix area, battling respiratory problems His family members have gathered to his bedside.
The 74-year-old respiratory issues have been complicated Parkinson’s. He was diagnosed in the 1980s.
Several of Ali’s daughters reportedly flew to Phoenix to be with Ali.
Laila posted this today;
Ali has been hospitalized several times in recent years, most recently in early 2015 when he was treated for a severe urinary tract infection initially diagnosed as pneumonia. Lately he has look frail including at Celebrity Fight Night dinner.
Doctors say the Parkinson’s likely was caused by the thousands of punches Ali took during his career
Sugar Ray Leonard has even posted his prays as today’s news broke.
We are praying for the Ali family and friends at this difficult time.