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#Brain Disease

# brain-disease - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Brain disease found in two Australian rugby league players
# Study
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# Study

Brain disease found in two Australian rugby league players

Jun 27th 2019, 12:14 PM 26,915 Views 12 Comments

They said the unnamed subjects were both middle-aged former professionals.

# brain-disease - Thursday 13 June, 2019

At least 31 children in India killed by toxin in lychee fruit
# Northern India
# Northern India

At least 31 children in India killed by toxin in lychee fruit

Jun 13th 2019, 9:37 AM 29,070 Views 13 Comments

The disease claimed a record 150 lives in 2014.

# brain-disease - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

'He’s like a lot of other pros - in a nursing home for their last days'
# Brain Disease
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# Brain Disease

'He’s like a lot of other pros - in a nursing home for their last days'

Aug 14th 2018, 6:17 PM 15,104 Views 5 Comments

Ron Saunders, who guided Aston Villa to the 1981 English League crown, is suffering from dementia

# brain-disease - Thursday 23 November, 2017

15 years after promising research, FA announces study into football's links to brain disorders
# Finally
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# Finally

15 years after promising research, FA announces study into football's links to brain disorders

Nov 23rd 2017, 7:55 PM 3,185 Views 2 Comments

The governing body first committed to exploring the topic in 2002.

# brain-disease - Monday 8 May, 2017

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease
# Oh Deer
# Oh Deer

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

May 8th 2017, 9:40 PM 11,912 Views 17 Comments

The herd is to be eradicated by 1 May 2018.

# brain-disease - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Drug tests make Alzheimer's treatment 'a real possibility'
# Brain Disease
# Brain Disease

Drug tests make Alzheimer's treatment 'a real possibility'

Oct 10th 2013, 10:20 AM 5,016 Views 15 Comments

The drug is still at an experimental stage but lab tests on mice show it blocks disruption of the brain’s defence system, something that boosts neurodegenerative disease.

# brain-disease - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Belfast man suffering from variant CJD passes away
# Variant CJD
# Variant CJD

Belfast man suffering from variant CJD passes away

Mar 10th 2011, 11:07 AM 2,069 Views 0 Comments

The funeral of Jonathan Simms, 26, will take place in Belfast today. He was one of the longest surviving victims of variant CJD, the human form of mad cow disease.