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Former Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas Died Due to Complications from Seizure Disorder | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

Former Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas Died Due to Complications from Seizure Disorder | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

AAron Ontiveroz/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas’ death at age 33 in December was the result of “complications of a seizure disorder,” according to an autopsy report released to the public Friday. Kevin Vaughan and Mike Klis of 9NEWS Denver provided more information. Kevin Vaughan @writerkev NEW: Former …

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Genetic Risk Factors for Opioid Use Disorder Identified

Summary: A new large-scale genome-wide study has identified 18 new genetic risk factors for opioid use disorder, bringing the number of OUD-associated genes from 1-19. Source: Yale A new human genomics study led by Yale scientists has identified genetic risk factors for opioid use disorder (OUD) and related substance use disorders according to a new …

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Perfectionism May Be a Risk Factor for Severe Alcohol Use Disorder

Summary: Study finds a link between the personality trait of perfectionism and severe alcohol use disorder. Author: Research Society on Alcoholism Perfectionist traits—higher self-criticism, and unrealistic standards leading to isolation—are associated with severe alcohol use disorder (AUD), according to the first study directly comparing patients with AUD to a healthy control group. Perfectionist people strive …

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