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Canberra Times
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathythe 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to
Canberra Times / Posted 10 hours ago
the 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, the degenerative disease believed to be caused by repeated blows to the head. CTE causes myriad symptoms, including... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL issues response to CTE research reportResearch conducted on the brains of 111 former NFL players found evidence of ch
NFL.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Research conducted on the brains of 111 former NFL players found evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in 110 samples, Boston University researchers reported Tuesday. The research, led by neuroscientist Dr. Ann McKee of university's CTE... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Brain Disease Seen In Most Football Players In Large ReportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 11 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Former NFL player, Akron native questions outlook after CTE study: 'Will I survive?'journal, chronic traumatic encephalopathy was found in 99 percent of brains stu
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 13 hours ago
journal, chronic traumatic encephalopathy was found in 99 percent of brains studied from former NFL players who have died. CTE is a degenerative brain disease that can be found in people with a history of repeated head trauma. The question of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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WALB Albany
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Nearly all autopsied NFL players show trauma-linked brain diseaseplayers who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating d
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 hours ago
players who donated their brain to science turned out to have the devastating disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), according to a new report. Researchers found evidence of the degenerative brain disease in 110 out of 111 deceased... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportplayers in large report Report on 202 former football players found evidence o
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 14 hours ago
players in large report Report on 202 former football players found evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE CTE is debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms It's the largest update on chronic traumatic... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Signs of brain disease in 99 percent of ex-NFL players studiedBOSTON — The brains of 110 out of 111 deceased former National Football League
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
BOSTON — The brains of 110 out of 111 deceased former National Football League players showed signs of a disease linked to repeated hits to the head that can lead to aggression and dementia, according to research published in a leading medical... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Brain disease seen in most football players in latest reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Report on CTE raises even more questionsreport doesn't confirm that the condition is common in all football players; it
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
report doesn't confirm that the condition is common in all football players; it reflects high occurrence in samples at a Boston brain bank that studies CTE. Many donors or their families contributed because of the players' repeated concussions... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Report: Brain disease seen in most former football players in studyNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 21 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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BC Local News
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportathletes in the CFL, NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
BC Local News / Posted 22 hours ago
athletes in the CFL, NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Boston Herald
BU study more ammo for youth gridiron opponentsA landmark Boston University study has found a degenerative disease linked to r
Boston Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
A landmark Boston University study has found a degenerative disease linked to repeated head trauma in nearly every brain donated by former NFL athletes, and even three from high school football players — a finding that breathes new life into the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportresearch. ‚��Some people have heads made of concrete, and it doesn't really aff
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
research. ‚��Some people have heads made of concrete, and it doesn't really affect some of those guys,‚�� he said. ‚��But CTE is real.‚�� (AP Photo/Roberto Borea) CHICAGO – Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Out of 111 former NFL players, only one didn’t have CTEThis combination of photos provided by Boston University shows sections from a
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
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... Read more
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NBC Chicago
BU Study of 111 Dead NFL Players Finds 99 Percent Had CTENational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Brain disease seen in most football players in major reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Statesboro Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathythe 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
the 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, the degenerative disease believed to be caused by repeated blows to the head. Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn’t confirm that... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn’t confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It�s the largest updat
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It�s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn�t confirm that... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn’t confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn’t confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
San Bernardino Sun / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn’t confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Study: Brain disease seen in most of 202 football players at brain bankfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn’t confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Copy of Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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The News-Herald
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportof 202 former football players has confirmed what many feared in life — evidenc
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
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. Stabler is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathythe 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, the degenerative disease believed to be caused by repeated blows to the head. Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler,... Read more
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The Age
Brains of 111 NFL players were examined, and 110 had chronic traumatic encephalopathythe 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to
The Age / Posted yesterday
the 202 players, 111 of them played in the NFL - and 110 of those were found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, the degenerative disease believed to be caused by repeated blows to the head. Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler,... Read more
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Philly.com
For Eagles QB McGloin and every NFL player, new study reaffirms the risks of a violent gamethe floor. He suffered a concussion and underwent a seizure, spending the rest
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
the floor. He suffered a concussion and underwent a seizure, spending the rest of that afternoon at Mount Nittany Medical Center and missing Penn State’s next game. “That’s kind of really the only bad concussion I’ve had, thank God,” he said. Bad... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportThe list of football players with a brain disease called chronic traumatic ence
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
The list of football players with a brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, continues to grow. The neurodegenerative brain disease can be found in individuals who have been exposed to repeated head trauma. (File) CHICAGO —... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Jim Harbaugh confirms Michigan football will head to Paris, Normandy next offseasonpublished in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Assoc
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Associated Press reports, researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine and the VA Boston Healthcare System examined the brains of 202 deceased men who had... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Most' US gridiron pros have brain diseaseplayers including Stabler has confirmed what many feared in life - evidence of
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
players including Stabler has confirmed what many feared in life - evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. (AP photo) CHICAGO (AP) - Research on 202 former American (gridiron) football players found evidence of a brain disease... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Brain disease seen in most football playersNational Football League, college and even high school. It’s the largest updat
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It’s the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn’t confirm that... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Texas transfer Brandon Hodges uses Twitter to commit to Pittpublished in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Assoc
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Associated Press reports, researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine and the VA Boston Healthcare System examined the brains of 202 deceased men who had... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Colorado dismises LB N.J. Falopublished in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Assoc
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Tuesday, the Associated Press reports, researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine and the VA Boston Healthcare System examined the brains of 202 deceased men who had... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn't confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn't confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportfrom athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
The Gadsden Times / Posted yesterday
from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head blows. But the report doesn't confirm that the condition is common in all... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Brain disease seen in most football players in large reportNational Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest updat
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a debilitating brain disease that can cause a range of symptoms including memory loss. The report doesn't confirm that... Read more
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