from: BBC News A former professional rugby player, who had to retire due to brain injuries, dubs part of World Rugby’s latest brain health campaign “patronising”.
from: BBC News Alder Hey NHS Trust admitted a “breach of duty” in the boy’s care, the judge said.
The former Soviet satellite state is welcoming British companies looking to escape the tangle of regulations and financial obstacles of doing business in Europe. From: New York Times
from: BBC News Scientists say they’ve worked out how the body knows when to grow and start puberty.
Michael Edwards is among 10 former players suing the Rugby Football League (RFL) over brain injuries.
A group of 10 former rugby league players – including ex-Great Britain scrum-half Bobbie Goulding – are claiming the sport has left them with brain damage.
An enormous new analysis of the wiring of the fruit fly brain is a milestone for the young field of modern connectomics, scientists say. From: New York Times
from: BBC News After the Wanted star’s diagnosis, he wants to raise awareness to improve treatment and research.
from: BBC News Sarah, the first patient to try it, says it has allowed her to enjoy life again.
Rugby World Cup winner Steve Thompson, who was diagnosed with dementia aged 42, will donate his brain to scientists researching brain trauma. from: BBC News
from: BBC News One season of professional rugby could be enough to see a decline in a player’s blood flow to the brain and cognitive function, a new study claims.
Connor Fields’ father says the Rio 2016 gold medallist is “doing well” after he suffered a brain haemorrhage in a crash in the Olympic BMX semi-final. from: BBC News
from: BBC News There has been little effort to protect athletes or track concussion problems, an MPs’ inquiry says.
By 2035, the deficit is expected to reach 4.3 million physicians Originally published on Global Voices A child is examined by a doctor at Kalma Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Camp in Nyala, South Darfur. Image by United Nations Photo, December 6, 2010 (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0). Africa bears over 24 percent of the global disease burden… Leggi tutto »
EText-No. 2354 Title: Note on the Resemblances and Differences in the Structure and the Development of the Brain in Man and Apes Author: Huxley, T. H. (Thomas Henry);1825;Huxley, Thomas Henry;1895;Darwin, Charles;1882;Darwin, Charles Robert;1809 Language: English Link: cache/generated/2354/pg2354.epub EText-No. 2354 Title: Note on the Resemblances and Differences in the Structure and the Development of the Brain in Man and Apes Author: Huxley, T. H.… Leggi tutto »