Ajax midfielder Nouri diagnosed with permanent brain damage

Jul 14, 2017

Ajax midfielder Nouri diagnosed with permanent brain damage

Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has been diagnosed with severe and permanent brain damage, five days after he collapsed due to an irregular heartbeat during a friendly game in Austria.Dutch club Ajax said on Twitter that it “received very bad news” regarding Nouri’s condition, after ...

Invisible threat from brain injuries

Jan 11, 2014

Invisible threat from brain injuries

Blows to the head can be silent killers for which swift diagnosis is often the only recourse, say doctors.Even if there is no damage to the outside of the head, the impact may inflict catastrophic damage to the brain inside, they say. Because a ...