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Just ONE blow to the head causes the same brain damage as dementia

One blow to the head causes the same brain damage as dementia, new research suggests. A single injury from heading a football or being in a boxing match leads to the production of tau proteins, which have been described as the 'hallmark of Alzheimer's disease', a Scottish and Italian study found.  Read more...
 

 

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