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.
8-Year-Old Paralyzed By Rare Disease Recovering SlowlyAn eight-year-old Grosse Ile boy is still re-learning to walk after he was paralyzed by a rare disease. Landon Johnson couldn't walk after the antibodies his body created to fight a common childhood virus began attacking his spine.
Rare Disease Temporarily Paralyzes 8-Year-Old Landon's doctor says he developed Transverse Myelitis ... a condition where the antibodies produced to fight one illness, even the common cold, turn on the body and attack the spine.
Kevorkian Still Recovering In HospitalDr. Jack Kevorkian should be released from the hospital within the next few days, according to his long time friend and health advocate.