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# cjd - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Alzheimer's 'could be potentially spread through surgery'

New research has looked at the impact the injection of human growth hormone has had on individuals.

# cjd - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Beaumont's CJD hotline receives 1,260 fewer calls today

The hotline received just 40 calls today, but 1,300 yesterday.

# cjd - Friday 19 July, 2013

HSE: No 'on-going' CJD risk in Beaumont Hospital

It also said that a review has been undertaken to determine what, if any, risk may exist for other patients.

Explainer: What is Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease?

CJD, a disease most people link to ‘mad cow disease’, is back on our radars today. We take a look at what it is…

Up to 20 people at risk from CJD contamination fears

Those patients will be contacted by the HSE today.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Beaumont Hospital opens helpline after CJD fears

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, commonly known as CJD, is a very rare form of dementia that is not curable.

# cjd - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Irish research may lead to Alzheimer's breakthrough

Irish scientists believe they have made a breakthrough in developing drugs to help block the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.