Motor neuron disease

New findings on sports injuries reflect how as a society we are obsessed by dementia and in a panic about its impact on both individuals and the wider population, academic Dominic Malcolm writes.
Banning assisted dying in the UK does not make it go away. It is high time MPs looked seriously at this issue again.
Conway is dependent on a ventilator for up to 23 hours a day.
Stephen Hawking lived with the disease for more than 50 years.
Amor Vittone and others post heartfelt messages in remembrance of the late Joost van der Westhuizen.
Joost van der Westhuizen may be gone, but the memory of him corkscrewing his way through opposition defences will remain with us forever. He was a true great.