Age and illness won't keep Maxine Nelson, 79, from the gym

Nelson has been active her whole life and was an avid swimmer. Even though she has Parkinson's and CIDP, a rare disorder which causes sensory and reflex loss, she hasn't stopped going to the gym.
Nelson has been active her whole life and was an avid swimmer. Even though she has Parkinson's and CIDP, a rare disorder which causes sensory and reflex loss, she hasn't stopped going to the gym.

Biloxian Maxine Nelson works out at the gym to fight the effects of diseases

March 16, 2017 12:00 AM