SHANE HELMS DISCUSSES HOW WRESTLERS DEAL WITH NO MEDICAL PLANS, FRIENDSHIP FROM FOLEY, & MORE …

Posted November 8th, 2011 by 1Wrestling News Team

By Scott Fishman
For The Miami Herald
It was an emotional October night for Shane Helms when fans, friends and colleagues joined forces to support a fundraising comedy show organized in his honor by wrestling legend Mick Foley.

More than $5,500 was generated at the event at the Comedy Zone in Charlotte.

Foley originally had the idea of proceeds from the show going toward Helms’ mounting medical costs, stemming from a severe motorcycle accident he and his girlfriend were involved in May.

“It’s hard for a guy like me or any pro wrestler to get medical,” Helms said. “All my attempts to get medical since I left WWE have been a dead end. I guess Mick knew I was going to have to front all these medical bills.

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