Collision Course: Concussions are ticking time bomb for former players

Sep 2, 2017

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This combination of photos provided by Boston University shows sections from a normal brain, top, and from the brain of former University of Texas football player Greg Ploetz, bottom, in stage IV of chronic traumatic encephalopathy. According to a report released July 25, 2017, by the Journal of the American Medical Association, research on the brains of 202 former football players has confirmed what many feared in life _ evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a devastating disease in nearly all the samples, from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. – Boston University,The Associated Press

 

 

 

 

Collision Course: Concussions are ticking time bomb for former players

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