Up to 30,000 Brits may be human carriers of mad cow disease. Here's what you need to know about bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or BSE.
What are the symptoms? Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease -- the human variant of mad cow disease -- is marked by rapid mental deterioration, usually within a few months, according to Mayo Clinic. Symptoms include anxiety, depression, personality changes, memory loss, impaired thinking, blurred vision, insomnia, difficulty speaking and swallowing, and sudden jerky movements.
David Becker/Getty Images
Theo Wargo/Getty Images
Matt Rourke-Pool/Getty Images
Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Library of Congress
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Warner Bros. Pictures
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.