16 May '12, 11pm

Combat vets, NFL players may share brain injury

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/05/gannett-veterans-exposed-explosions-dementia-risk-051612/ Combat vets, NFL players may share brain injury By Gregg Zoroya - USA Today via Gannett News Service Posted : Wednesday May 16, 2012 18:48:53 EDT A generation of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans exposed to explosions may be at risk for early-onset dementia, according to a new study that looked at the autopsied brains of four former combat service members and four athletes. Scientists said their work showed evidence of a progressive degenerative brain disorder known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a disease found in recent years among deceased professional football players who had suffered multiple concussions. What researchers said was particularly alarming was evidence that the disorder could result from exposure to a single blast and that several hundred thousand U.S. ...

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