• 23% of elite rugby players have brain structure abnormalities, study finds

    10 days ago - By Daily Mail

    In a sample of 44 elite rugby players, 23 per cent had abnormalities in brain structure, specifically in white matter and blood vessels of the brain, experts in London report.
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  • Study reveals calcium's role in directing blood flow in the brain

    Study reveals calcium's role in directing blood flow in the brain

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    Unlike the rest of the body, there is not enough real estate in the brain for stored energy. Instead, the brain relies on the hundreds of miles of blood vessels within it to supply fresh energy via the blood. Yet, how the brain expresses a need for more energy during increased activity and then directs its blood supply to specific hot spots was, until now, poorly understood.
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