Chronic traumatic encephalopathy

Chatelain: How Can NFL Fans Not Feel Guilty In Light Of Brain Disease Revelations?Football is simply supposed to be a source of entertainment for us. We fans never signed up for this expecting to grapple with such weighty life questions.
Jared Max: Joseph Maroon's Comments About CTE Were Misleading, IrresponsibleDr. Maroon declared that CTE is a "rare phenomena" that "although real, is being over-exaggerated and being extrapolated to youth football and to high school football."
Researchers Link Heading In Soccer to Degenerative Brain DiseaseCTE is a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head. Typically, it's been found in football players and boxers, but now a soccer player has become the first in his sport to be publicly named with the disease.
Family Of Junior Seau Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against NFLThe family of Junior Seau has sued the NFL, claiming the former linebacker's suicide was the result of brain disease caused by violent hits he sustained while playing football.
Tiki Barber Fears For His Health After Years Of Rough FootballWith more attention being paid these days to the cumulative effects of concussions, WCBS 880 afternoon drive anchor Steve Scott spoke with former New York Giants running back Tiki Barber, who talked about his concerns for his own future health.
Boomer Reacts To Junior Seau CTE Findings: 'Really Bad' For NFLNFL great Junior Seau was suffering from a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last year, according to a study released Thursday.