Can Mad Cow Disease Effect Humans?

Mad Cow Disease can affect humans, but it is very rare that it does. Humans cannot get the actual Mad Cow Disease, as the disease typically affects cattle. However, there's a possibility that exposure to Mad Cow Disease is linked to a brain condition that causes the brain to die. Only 200 cases of this brain condition have been reported in the world, and most of them were in Britain where it was .
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