Posts Tagged Diagnosis and treatment

Former Raven donates kidney to brother, ex-Steeler

BALTIMORE (AP) — On the field their teams may be rivals, but off the field, brothers Ma’ake (May-ah-kay) and Chris Kemoeatu (Kee-mo-ee-ah-tu)_one a former Baltimore Raven, the other an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler— are closer than close.

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Pirates studio voice Tekulve has heart transplant

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Kent Tekulve is recovering from heart transplant surgery.

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Estimate: 3 in 10 NFL retirees face cognitive woes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL estimates that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stricken earlier and twice as often as the general population.

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