Fighters’ Brains Show Changes Before Symptoms Appear

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Fighters’ Brains Show Changes Before Symptoms Appear

The New York Times reports that preliminary findings from the year-old Professional Fighters Brain Health Study show that physical changes in the brain resulting from repeated blows to the head are detectable before memory loss and decline in cognitive function appear.

According to Dr. Charles Bernick, the focus on blows that result in concussion rather than on many lesser blows may be too narrow.

Read the article at nytimes.com.

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