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
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
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
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
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