Scary brain disease you could have
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is responsible for memory loss, confusion, impaired judgment, impulse control problems, aggression, depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and progressive dementia for people who have suffered repetitive brain trauma.
The brain disease is attributed to both symptomatic concussions and asymptomatic subconcussive hits to the head that do not result in symptoms.
While previous research has demonstrated a strong link between the condition and professional football players, prize fighters and extreme sport stars, it now appears CTE is much more widespread than first thought.
Read the full article at: http://www.news.com.au/technology/science/human-body/cte-found-in-nearly-all-brains-of-people-who-played-football-across-all-levels/news-story/596020ead6ab8c36b6d18473e3e92316