Brain Disease

Ex-NFL Players, Lions QB Part Of Brain Study In Detroit

A former Detroit Lions quarterback is among the 10 former players who have had their brains studied with state-of-the-art MRI methods at Wayne State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2013

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Autopsy: QB Died From Pneumonia, Had Brain Disease

Authorities say his condition may have been exacerbated by a brain disease that has been found in a number of ex-football players.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2013

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Cards Being Collected For Sick Little Girl

Well-wishes from around the world for a little Trenton girl, who suffers from an incurable brain disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011


Bob Probert Had Brain Disease

NHL enforcer Bob Probert had degenerative brain disease when he died last year, Boston University researchers said.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2011