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Chronic Traumatic Encephalitis

Autopsies have been performed on many NFL players and others with head trauma and have uncovered chronic traumatic encephalitis as a result of repeated concussions.

10/08/2013

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Chronic Traumatic Encephalitis

CTE, or chronic traumatic encephalitis, is a term that meant very little to the vast majority of physicians before the last year or so but CTE is now a hot button issue in sports where head trauma is a significant risk.

01/28/2013

Baltimore Ravens v New England Patriots - Wild Card Round

NFL Player Junior Seau Had Brain Disease CTE

Junior Seau, one of the NFL’s best players for nearly two decades, had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide.

01/10/2013

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Corporate Support For Early High Schools

Early high school combines high school and college together in a six year program in which students can earn associates degrees. The Obama administration has recommended that Congress allocate more money for vocational, career and technical education promoting this approach.

11/05/2012

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Chronic Traumatic Encephalitis

Have you heard the story of Dave Duerson? He was a pro football player and Walter Payton Man of the Year Award Winner who took his own life earlier this year.

05/31/2011

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