Tag Archives: CTE
Scientists split on whether chokes cause brain damage

Two studies claim choking can lead to CTE, but each has been met with skepticism from within the medical science community. It is well established that blows that rattle …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Autopsy shows that Tim Hague had CTE

Tim Hague becomes the second MMA fighter to be officially diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). [CW: The following article contains multiple references to suicide]
Last week the family of …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Autopsy reveals former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague had CTE

Former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague, who tragically passed away after a boxing match in his native Edmonton, Alberta in 2017, has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, more …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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UFC, Strikeforce veteran Renato Sobral opens up on struggles with CTE

Renato Sobral — better known by the nickname “Babalu” — is suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). The former UFC and Strikeforce fighter opened up on these struggles, which he …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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'Babalu' Sobral Says He’s Dealing with CTE in Retirement: 'I Can’t Walk a Straight Line'

Before retiring in June 2013, Renato Sobral had a lengthy professional mixed martial arts career that spanned 48 fights for organizations such as the UFC, Strikeforce and Bellator. …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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