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Shane Tuck had severe CTE, brain bank reveals

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A sad reminder of the toll that our great game can have on some players. This condition can only be confirmed post mortem meaning that sufferers can go undiagnosed - and unsupported - while being affected.

As mentioned in the article, CTE sufferers typically develop problems with memory, cognitive function, mood and behaviour, many develop depression and a significant number dementia.

I hope that you’ll be able to read the article: https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl/shane-tuck-had-severe-cte-brain-bank-reveals-20210122-p56w3n.html

 

 

Cheers!
Coach
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Topic starter Posted : 23/01/2021 11:36
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