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What is Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)?

What is Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)? | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Legendary NFL player Junior Seau reportedly died of a self-inflicted gunshot would to the chest today, reports TMZ. The shocking news is bringing up talk of Dave Duerson, a NFLer who took his own li...
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Concussion legislation gains support from Marshfield Clinic, former Packers player - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

Concussion legislation gains support from Marshfield Clinic, former Packers player - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Concussion legislation gains support from Marshfield Clinic, former Packers playerWisconsin Rapids TribuneThat's the reality 17-year-old Riley Standeven, a junior at Abbotsford High School, has faced since suffering a concussion during a varsity basketball...
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Veterans and Brain Disease - New York Times

Veterans and Brain Disease - New York Times | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
New York TimesVeterans and Brain DiseaseNew York TimesHis brain had been physically changed by a disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE That's a degenerative condition best-known for affecting boxers, football players and other athletes...
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NFL Team Signed Paralyzed Player - Fox News

NFL Team Signed Paralyzed Player - Fox News | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Fox NewsNFL Team Signed Paralyzed PlayerFox NewsAP File In a touching and symbolic gesture, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced Wednesday they have signed Rutgers' Eric LeGrand.
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Dave Duerson: Former NFL player Dave Duerson found to have had brain damage

In the months leading up to his suicide, former NFL player Dave Duerson feared that a life spent on football fields, all of those hard hits, might have irreparably damaged his brain. Now, medical...
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Ex-Bear Gayle on Seau: 'It mirrors the situation with Dave'

Ex-Bear Gayle on Seau: 'It mirrors the situation with Dave' | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Shaun Gayle was a teammate with both Junior Seau and Dave Duerson.
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Jumping To Conclusions: Concussions, Suicides and CTE

Jumping To Conclusions: Concussions, Suicides and CTE | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Before everyone launches a crusade around the faces of Rick Rypien and Wade Belak, why don't we wait for the facts to come in?
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Did Seaus love for game lead to death?

Did Seaus love for game lead to death? | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Death of former NFL great leaves more questions than answers.
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Scout.com: Seau's Death Rocks Chargers Community

Scout.com: Seau's Death Rocks Chargers Community | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
San Diego icon Junior Seau, 43, was found dead in his Oceanside home on Wednesday. The apparent suicide has stunned the Chargers organization and blindsided the community.
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Video: Junior Seau Dead: Did Concussion Play Role?

Chaplain: Former NFL player died of self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. (RT @ABCWorldNews: VIDEO: Junior Seau Dead: Did Concussion Play Role?
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Neurosurgeon: Junior Seau's death fuels concussion concerns

Neurosurgeon: Junior Seau's death fuels concussion concerns | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Julian Bailes, researcher into brain damage from concussions, says Seau death raises questions about toll taken by long football career.
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chargersdotcom's photo on Instagram (Such sad news today.RT @chargers: RIP Junior Seau - 1969-2012 http://t.co/E0EoVkBS...)...
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Twins CF Denard Span hopes to put concussion problems in the past - Washington Post

Twins CF Denard Span hopes to put concussion problems in the past - Washington Post | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
KSTP.comTwins CF Denard Span hopes to put concussion problems in the pastWashington PostDenard Span has been assured by medical advisers that his concussion problems are behind him. He is ready to put the diagnosis to the test.
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Breaking Point: When Does Head Trauma in Sports Lead to Memory Loss? - MarketWatch (press release)

TopNews Arab EmiratesBreaking Point: When Does Head Trauma in Sports Lead to Memory Loss?
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Junior Seau -- Latest In String of NFL Suicides ... Concussions ...

Junior Seau -- Latest In String of NFL Suicides ... Concussions ... | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Junior Seau is the latest of several former NFL players to commit suicide -- and all the deaths might be linked ...
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Before Shooting Himself, Duerson Asked That His Brain Be Studied

Before Shooting Himself, Duerson Asked That His Brain Be Studied | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
The former Bears star Dave Duerson sent text messages asking that his brain tissue be tested for a chronic disease before shooting himself in the chest.
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Junior Seau | Dave Duerson | Similarities in Suicides of Junior Seau and Ex-Bear Dave Duerson

Junior Seau | Dave Duerson | Similarities in Suicides of Junior Seau and Ex-Bear Dave Duerson | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Similarities seen between Junior Seau's death and the death of former Bear Dave Duerson.
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Discussion of CTE Warranted After Junior Seau Death : RedZone Talk

Discussion of CTE Warranted After Junior Seau Death : RedZone Talk | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
With news of the suicide of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau, chronic traumatic encephalopathy warrants an extended discussion.
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Sports Medicine Research: In the Lab & In the Field: Chronic Daily Headache in U.S. Soldiers After ConcussionSports Medicine Research (SMR)

Chronic Daily Headache in U.S. Soldiers After Concussion. Post by Jane McDevitt. (Dr. Anton Bilchik Chronic Daily Headache in U.S.
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The man who drafted Junior Seau, Bobby Beathard, joined Late Hits to talk about the life of number #55

The man who drafted Junior Seau, Bobby Beathard, joined Late Hits to talk about the life of number #55 | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Bobby_B.mp3 Listen on Posterous The man who drafted Junior Seau, Bobby Beathard, joined Late Hits to talk about the life of number #55 (The man who drafted Junior Seau, Bobby Beathard, joined Late Hits to talk about the life of number #55.)...
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Is Junior Seau death part of a bigger problem?

Is Junior Seau death part of a bigger problem? | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
You wonder if this is somehow another casualty of a physical game that took too much, one tackle at a time. (Makes you think...RT: Is Junior Seau death part of a bigger problem?
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With Junior Seau death, NFL could be reaching tipping point - Inside Bay Area

As news of Junior Seaus apparent suicide spread Wednesday, one question crystalized on social media:Is this another Dave Duerson?
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The '94 Chargers' Tragic Toll

The '94 Chargers' Tragic Toll | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
Get sports news,schedules,rosters for Washington Redskins,Wizards,Orioles,United,Mystics,Nationals. Features Washington DC,Virginia,Maryland high school/college teams,Wilbon and Kornheiser from The Washington Post.
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Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau dies in apparent suicide

Former NFL linebacker Junior Seau dies in apparent suicide | Junior Seau | Scoop.it
OCEANSIDE, California (Reuters) - Former San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau, considered one of the best defensive football players of his generation, was found dead at his home in Southern California on Wednesday from a gunshot wound to the...
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