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Brain Condition CTE Seen in H.S. Football Players: Study

News Picture: Brain Condition CTE Seen in H.S. Football Players: Study

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Crippling brain injury from football can start early, even among high school players, a new study suggests. And its effects can last over time, even without additional head impacts, researchers report. Football players can develop chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) …

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Genes May Show Players at Risk for Brain Trouble

No Reason for 45% of Antibiotic Prescriptions

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Jan. 27, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A gene mutation implicated in the risk for Alzheimer’s disease might also impair memory in soccer players who head the ball a lot, a new study suggests. The finding could have implications for young athletes in …

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