Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

brain damage


More than 100 former Rugby players take legal action against World Rugby about brain damage claims

July 25, 2022 9:58 am

In the US, the NFL paid out nearly 100 crores for similar claims. The rugby players list repeated concussions as reason and allege that playing bodies didn’t educate them about possible effects

Dealing with long-term disability due to delayed treatment of ischemic stroke

November 01, 2020 6:19 pm

Ischemic stroke is mainly caused by the blockage of an artery, which reduces the flow of blood and oxygen to the brain

Shaking head to free trapped water may damage brain in kids: Study

November 26, 2019 3:35 pm

Recent research in the US show that shaking head to remove water trapped in the ear canal may cause brain damage in kids.

Harmful effects of alcohol on brain persist even after quitting: Study

April 06, 2019 1:18 pm

Although the harmful effects of alcohol on the brain are widely known, the structural changes observed are very heterogeneous, said researchers from the Central Institute of Mental Health of Mannheim, in Germany.

Exercise prevents brain damage among elderly

March 16, 2015 11:55 am

Older people, who go for morning walks and mild exercises, protect themselves from the effects of small areas of brain damage.

Brain scan after mild stroke can predict future risk : Study

December 08, 2014 11:54 am

A brain scan within 24 hours after mild stroke, can predict highest risk of another stroke says a study.

Child abuse could lead to permanent brain damage

June 25, 2014 10:37 am

Child abuse can reduce the volume of grey matter in the brain that is responsible for processing information.

Good night's sleep crucial for brain health

January 01, 2014 2:45 pm

These molecules are typically found in the brain.

'Sugar gel' protects newborns with low blood sugar

September 27, 2013 1:13 pm

Low blood sugar or neonatal hypoglycaemia is a common problem that affects newborns.

Condition of 5-year-old MP rape victim worsening,say doctors

April 24, 2013 5:24 pm

The condition of the minor girl from Seoni district further has deteriorated today.