Football must immediately ban heading for children 14 and under and permanently substitute any player who has suffered a head injury, according to former player Lenny Johnrose.
Motor Neurone Disease
Fernando Ricksen’s body may have failed him in the end but the fighting spirit that marked the former Rangers captain’s playing career never faltered.
Fernando Ricksen’s body may have failed him in the end, but the fighting spirit that marked the former Rangers captain’s playing career never faltered.
Former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has died at the age of 43 following a battle with motor neurone disease, the club have announced.
A north-east American square dance group have raised more than £1,800 for charity in memory of a much-loved member.
More than 50 former football players have taken part in a charity match in honour of their ailing friend.
Ian Robb’s world was rocked to its very foundation earlier this year when he was first diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease.
Three RAF veterans from the north-east have cycled the North Coast 500, smashing their fundraising target.
Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding what causes motor neurone disease and a common form of dementia.
An Aberdeen medic has become one of the first people to land a scholarship set up in memory of a motor neurone disease campaigner.
“What can I do to help?” has long been Graeme Peddie’s mantra since he was dealt the earth-shattering news he has motor neurone disease.
Aberdeen dad battling motor neurone disease praises friends and family as they raise £17,836 at a special black tie event
Kenny Williams has certainly been through life’s ups and downs in the past few years.
Benedict Cumberbatch recalled taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge a whopping six times as he urged Londoners to brave the water for an upcoming charity swim.
Kenny Williams had shown tremendous strength in coping with Motor Neurone Disease – by getting on with his life and finding a reason to smile every day.
A man today spoke of his battle with a devastating terminal illness as his family and friends raise thousands of pounds for charity.