Non-concussion football head hits can cause brain changes, Cleveland Clinic-led study finds

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March 6th, 2013

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Robert Cantu, School of Medicine, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy

In practices and games, amateur and pro football players regularly experience head blows that don’t cause obvious concussion symptoms…

Expert quote:

“This is a very strong study to suggest that you don’t have to have any recognized concussions to have brain dysfunction.”

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