The racing world is currently holding it's breath as jockey Nathan Berry fights off what was first though to be viral encephalitis. He's since been diagnosed with Norse syndrome (new-onset refractory status epilepticus, which relates to epilepsy). The latest article is in this evening's Herald Sun:
Nathan had just won the Magic Millions 2yo Classic on Unencumbered. He'd also just gotten married to Whitney Schofield. Does it reinforce that message that we shouldn't take anyone's life for granted and expect that they will be there when you get around to it? I guess that it does..