Repetitive Head Injuries Link to Degenerative Brain Disease
A newly-published four-year study at Boston University, which examined the brains of deceased athletes, links repetitive head injuries to a degenerative brai.
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Final fear: Funeral homes refuse victims of brain disease
But Kassai estimates that dozens of the estimated 300 people in the U.S. who annually die from the degenerative brain disease are rejected by the people in charge of final disposition. That was the case for Amanda Bailey of Ogden, Utah, whose 64-year
Games to help fight disease
Playing computer games could help reverse the effects of degenerative brain diseases - at least that's what a top Waikato University scientist is hoping. Postdoctoral research fellow Melanie Cheung is spending about six months at the Brain Plasticity
Rare Brain Disease Confirmed in NH Patient, 15 Others Possibly Contaminated
Health officials have confirmed that a New Hampshire man who died in August following neural surgery had a rare, degenerative brain disease, raising alarms for 15 other patients who may have been contaminated by the same instruments. Autopsy results
Benefit aims to raise awareness of degenerative brain disease
At first, family members of the late Morris "Butch" Tosh didn't think much of it when he fell in December inside his South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre home. At 72, he had advanced arthritis in both knees and the family members chalked the mishap up to
Patients May Have Been Exposed To Rare Brain Disease In NH
CONCORD, N.H. (CBS/AP) — The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services says a person has died from a rare, degenerative brain disease in the state and it's possible other patients may be infected. A news conference explaining the