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Study underway to help diagnose CTE earlier – History

PHOENIX (KSAZ) – Football season is here. And the safety of the players is paramount. In recent years, the focus has been on preventing concussion and examining CTE, a brain disease that affects athletes and veterans with concussions. CTE causes memory loss and confusion among other symptoms, and currently the disease can not be diagnosed until the patient dies. However, …

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Tyler Hlinski, ex-Washington State QB, had CTE when he committed suicide

Tyler Hlinski Committed Suicide in January (Photo: Orlando Ramirez, USA TODAY Sports) The parents of former Washington State quarterback Tyler Hlinski tell her Son had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) at the time of death. Hilinski, Cougar Quarterback committed suicide on January 16 in an apartment in Pullman, Washington. On Tuesday morning, more than five months later, Mark and Kym Hlinski …

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Brett Favre worries about CTE after "probably thousands" concussions – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images Brett Favre was diagnosed with "three or four" concussions during his career, but the Hall of Fame quarterback suspects he had "probably thousands." Favre, the concussion advocate, has concerns about chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) after taking the number of hits in a 20-year NFL career with 302 games. "When we learn about concussions, there is a term we …

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