Former Penn State star blames football for ALS, the disease that will likely kill him – York Daily Record/Sunday News


York Daily Record/Sunday News

Former Penn State star blames football for ALS, the disease that will likely kill him
York Daily Record/Sunday News
But he believes playing arguably the game's most brutal position led to head trauma and ALS that has all but paralyzed him for more than a decade. (Photo: Richard Drew, AP). And yet the game will always be a part of her husband. His former Penn State

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Nail salon stabbing suspect attempts suicide, victim not expected to survive – KVAL

Nail salon stabbing suspect attempts suicide, victim not expected to survive
KVAL
A stabbing suspect didn't show up in court today, after a suicide attempt left him hospitalized, according to officials. Than Duy Kim was accused of violently assaulting the man his wife was having an affair with at a nail salon earlier this month. The

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Schiff: Rethinking patient care, recovery for brain injury – Houston Chronicle


Houston Chronicle

Schiff: Rethinking patient care, recovery for brain injury
Houston Chronicle
These realizations will require a broad rethinking of each severely brain-injured person's potential for recovery. It will mean bringing together neuroscientists, physicians and the health-care delivery system, including hospitals and health insurance

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