The public health department in Massachusetts is launching a campaign trying to get rid of the stigma around addiction by labeling it as a disease. In American culture, alcoholics and drug addicts are.. Source: Healthfeed -
The public health department in Massachusetts is launching a campaign trying to get rid of the stigma around addiction by labeling it as a disease. In American culture, alcoholics and drug addicts are.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Top NFL officials campaigned to influence a government research study into the effects of American football on brain disease, according to congressional investigators. ESPN’s investigative team.. Source: Healthfeed -
As we reported the day it happened, BMX legend Dave Mirra had taken many hits to the ol’ noggin during his epic career in the BMX arena. Now, doctors are saying this may very well have been the.. Showbiz Spy Also reported by •Daily Record
A Bath charity is in the early stages of its ground-breaking research into a new treatment for Alzheimer's disease.Researchers from the Research Institute for the Care of Older People (RICE), based at.. Bath Chronicle
A terminally ill young boy from Cornwall lived the dream of riding in a Ferrari after a social networking campaign.Toby Penrose, 11, was diagnosed with a rare degenerative brain disease which affects.. Plymouth Herald
This was the touching moment a terminally ill young boy from Truro had his dreams of riding in a Ferrari come true - thanks to the help of Facebook.Toby Penrose, who turned 11 today, was diagnosed with.. Cornish Guardian Also reported by •West Briton
Lecturer of psychiatry at Yale University, Sally Satel argues the definition of addiction as a brain disease is 'too narrow', adding official rhetoric does addicts a disservice by implying they are.. MailOnline
Health-conscious "new men" may be largely responsible for a dramatic reduction in rates of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia over the past 20 years, research suggests.Despite fears of a dementia.. Western Daily Press
A US court has upheld the National Football League's $1bn (£699m) concussion settlement with a collection of retired players who suffered brain damage from playing the sport.
Over 5,000 former.. City A.M.
In the world’s most accurate clock, which lives in Boulder, Colorado and can count 0.0000000000000001 seconds at a time, there is an M Squared laser. “It might not seem important, but timing is.. City A.M.
A teenager who suffers from the same condition that killed his younger brother has failed in a unique bid for compensation from the NHS. Connor Smith, of Eyres Monsell, Leicester, has the incurable.. Leicester Mercury