Duke Chronicle: One year of high school football can cause damage to the brain, according to new study

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Injury, Brain Research

High school football players may be putting more than just a college scholarship on the line when they step onto the field. A study published in the November issue of Neurobiology of Disease indicates that playing one season of high school football leads to significant microstructural changes in the human brain—even without being diagnosed with a concussion. (January 9, 2019)

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