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Brain Disease

Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis. (Photo by Jodi Hilton/Getty Images)

Cape Cod Hospital Patients May Have Been Exposed To Deadly Brain Disease

Five patients who were treated at Cape Cod Hospital may have been exposed to a deadly brain disease.

09/05/2013

Robert Blodgett (WBZ-TV)

NH Man Says Sister’s Rare Brain Disease Changed His Life

Health officials say they’ve never seen anything like what Catholic Medical Center might be experiencing, where potentially contaminated medical equipment could spread a deadly brain disease.

09/05/2013

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Patients May Have Been Exposed To Rare Brain Disease In NH

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services says a person has died from a rare, degenerative brain disease in the state and it’s possible other patients may be infected.

09/04/2013

Linebacker Junior Seau. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Junior Seau Had Brain Disease CTE

Former New England Patriot Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May, the National Institutes of Health told The Associated Press on Thursday.

01/10/2013