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#Brain Damage

# brain-damage - Friday 27 March, 2020

Ajax midfielder communicating after waking from coma nearly three years on from collapse
# Positive News
From The42
# Positive News

Ajax midfielder communicating after waking from coma nearly three years on from collapse

Mar 27th 2020, 12:25 PM 12,624 Views 2 Comments

22-year-old Abdelhak Nouri suffered severe brain damage in July 2017.

# brain-damage - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

New system will monitor newborns to detect brain injury
# Delphi
# Delphi

New system will monitor newborns to detect brain injury

Feb 7th 2018, 6:10 AM 9,058 Views 2 Comments

Researchers based in Cork have been awarded €570,000 to develop the system.

# brain-damage - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'I've got two kids and a missus. I don't want problems after boxing' - Frampton cuts sparring in half
# Thinking Of His Future
From The42
# Thinking Of His Future

'I've got two kids and a missus. I don't want problems after boxing' - Frampton cuts sparring in half

Oct 12th 2017, 9:03 AM 7,371 Views 2 Comments

The former two-weight world champion is hoping to avoid brain damage when he eventually retires.

# brain-damage - Thursday 13 July, 2017

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court
# Life Support
# Life Support

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court

Jul 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,902 Views 6 Comments

The case centred on whether or not a baby who had a rare genetic condition should receive CPR or ventilation if their condition deteriorated.

# brain-damage - Monday 19 June, 2017

The American student who was released from North Korea last week has died
# Otto Warmbier
# Otto Warmbier

The American student who was released from North Korea last week has died

Jun 19th 2017, 9:55 PM 66,454 Views 81 Comments

Otto Warmbier had returned to the US last week after more than 17 months in prison.

# brain-damage - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'Nothing will ever remove our grief for the life Sadhbh lost': Settlement reached in brain damage case
# Galway
# Galway

'Nothing will ever remove our grief for the life Sadhbh lost': Settlement reached in brain damage case

Feb 28th 2017, 2:27 PM 11,453 Views 4 Comments

Sadhbh Farrell was left with severe cerebral palsy after she failed to receive treatment for jaundice shortly after birth.

# brain-damage - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Footballers more likely to get brain damage from blows to the head - study
# Dementia
From The42
# Dementia

Footballers more likely to get brain damage from blows to the head - study

Feb 15th 2017, 10:48 AM 3,522 Views 5 Comments

The researchers looked at 14 retired players who had started playing and heading the ball in childhood or their early teens.

# brain-damage - Friday 9 December, 2016

Brain-damaged woman receives €4 million settlement from HSE
# Settlement
# Settlement

Brain-damaged woman receives €4 million settlement from HSE

Dec 9th 2016, 7:03 PM 13,363 Views 12 Comments

The claims were fully denied and the settlement was made without admission of liability by the HSE.

# brain-damage - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Swastika-clad Mongolian rapper 'beaten up by Russian diplomat'
# Brain Damage
# Brain Damage

Swastika-clad Mongolian rapper 'beaten up by Russian diplomat'

Dec 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 19,633 Views 0 Comments

The incident was sparked by the rapper wearing a swastika on stage.

# brain-damage - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Dozens of former wrestlers sue WWE over brain damage
# CTE
# CTE

Dozens of former wrestlers sue WWE over brain damage

Jul 19th 2016, 12:37 PM 39,262 Views 82 Comments

A lawsuit in the name of Joe “Road Warrior Animal” Laurinaitis and others alleges that WWE is liable for neurological damages .

# brain-damage - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Doctors call for a ban on tackling in youth rugby
# Concussion
# Concussion

Doctors call for a ban on tackling in youth rugby

Mar 2nd 2016, 8:34 AM 23,863 Views 196 Comments

“The majority of all injuries occur during contact or collision, such as the tackle and the scrum,” the letter said.

# brain-damage - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Man dies after being left 'brain-dead' in French drug trial
# Rennes
# Rennes

Man dies after being left 'brain-dead' in French drug trial

Jan 17th 2016, 4:26 PM 26,160 Views 49 Comments

Three others face irreversible brain damage after taking part in the drugs trial.

# brain-damage - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m
# Negligence
From The42
# Negligence

Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m

Feb 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 8,678 Views 4 Comments

Radwan Hamed won a high court case against the Premier League club yesterday.

# brain-damage - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Column: Tragic case of newborn boy highlights unmarried fathers' lack of rights
# Childbirth
# Childbirth

Column: Tragic case of newborn boy highlights unmarried fathers' lack of rights

Jan 16th 2014, 4:32 PM 1,630 Views 253 Comments

A Dublin hospital has secured a court order to withdraw life-support from a severely brain-damaged baby whose his young mother died after delivery. As the child’s parents were unmarried, the father was not deemed the legal guardian.

# brain-damage - Friday 22 November, 2013

Apps from Irish start-up to provide home therapy for stroke sufferers
# Home Therapy
# Home Therapy

Apps from Irish start-up to provide home therapy for stroke sufferers

Nov 22nd 2013, 7:15 AM 4,449 Views 7 Comments

The word-finding technology was inspired when the founder’s husband survived a stroke which left him with severe expressive aphasia.

# brain-damage - Friday 18 October, 2013

Medical team pulled a stone from the back of Natasha McShane's throat
# Brutal Attack
# Brutal Attack

Medical team pulled a stone from the back of Natasha McShane's throat

Oct 18th 2013, 10:25 AM 39,021 Views 20 Comments

The trauma surgeon who treated Natasha said there three separate lacerations were discovered and there was a lot of blood.

# brain-damage - Monday 15 April, 2013

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation
# Charity
# Charity

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation

Apr 15th 2013, 2:30 PM 7,176 Views 12 Comments

The 250 staff at the company took part in marathons and held bake sales and talent shows as well as donating its art collection to raise funds.

# brain-damage - Thursday 28 February, 2013

On me 'ead! Nodding a football may cause brain damage, according to a new study
# Headers
From The42
# Headers

On me 'ead! Nodding a football may cause brain damage, according to a new study

Feb 28th 2013, 8:15 AM 3,239 Views 14 Comments

Scientists say there’s evidence of mental impairment cause by repeatedly heading the ball.

# brain-damage - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds
# Inkgate
# Inkgate

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds

Feb 28th 2012, 6:20 PM 6,252 Views 94 Comments

The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation says it could use the €50,000 worth of spent printer cartridges to raise funds for brain damaged children.

# brain-damage - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

High Court rules boy, 6, with brain injury should not be resuscitated
# Courts
# Courts

High Court rules boy, 6, with brain injury should not be resuscitated

Jan 11th 2012, 2:00 PM 3,903 Views 29 Comments

Resuscitating the boy, who sustained a serious brain injury after nearly drowning four years ago, is ‘not in his best interests’.

# brain-damage - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 24th 2011, 12:08 PM 85 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.