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Living with Dementia

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

When does head trauma in sports lead to memory loss?

A new study suggests there may be a starting point at which blows to the head or other head trauma suffered in combat sports start to affect memory and thinking abilities and can lead to chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, in the brain. The research was released today and will be presented as part… When does head trauma in sports lead to memory loss?   

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