In Sunday's Alan Shearer TV documentary on football and dementia, he admitted he did not know how many PFA members were suffering from brain disease
CTE is a degenerative brain disease
linked to repeated head trauma.
In May the Football Association said it would lead a study into possible links between football and brain diseases
Lundbeck, a Danish company is the only pharmaceutical company in the world dedicated and entirely focused on research within neuroscience and development and marketing of treatments for brain disease
In 2014, a Justice for Jeff campaign was launched, which called for an independent inquiry into a possible link between playing football and degenerative brain disease
RESEARCH IS VITAL WORLD-LEADING researchers have raised PS100,000 as they look to develop treatments for childhood brain diseases
in the North East.
CLUB LEGEND Jeff Astle died of a brain disease
A LANDMARK British study has raised the prospect of a pill that can treat brain diseases
such as Alzheimer's by halting the death of neurons.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Brain Disease
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers have overcome a major challenge to treating brain diseases
by engineering an experimental molecular therapy that crosses the blood-brain barrier to reverse neurological lysosomal storage disease in mice.
The researchers had previously shown that more than 100 childhood and adult brain diseases
are caused by gene mutations.
1997: Scientists confirm brain diseases
link British scientists have said they have established a link between a human brain disease
and one found in cows.
Written with obvious passion for music and the mind, this novel will resonate with readers who have experience watching a loved one suffer the decline brought on by brain disease
Ambulatory blood pressure--not the measurement taken in doctor's office--can best predict the progression of small-vessel brain disease
and the decline of cognitive function in older people.
Adults who learn to succeed at various intellectual challenges develop cognitive resources needed to cope with early stages of brain disease
, Stern hypothesizes.