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Boxing - Wikipedia

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Boxing is a combat sport in which two people wearing protective gloves throw punches at each .... Intentionally going down in modern boxing will cause the recovering fighter to lose points in the sc...

FEATURE-Boxing-Should science on brain injury inspire a ban ...

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Mar 20, 2013 ... FEATURE-Boxing-Should science on brain injury inspire a ban? ... He was horrified to see women boxing at Olympic level for the first time at ...

Does Boxing Cause Brain Damage? - Live Science

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May 14, 2007 ... Brain cells generally cannot repair themselves (as can cells ... for a ban on boxing, citing statistics of brain damage in professional boxers.

Boxing Group Bans Headgear - WSJ

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Mar 14, 2013 ... A major sports federation has mandated banning headgear in amateur boxing competition in an effort to reduce concussions and head trauma, ...

Nick Blackwell Injury: Is It Time To Ban Head Blows in Boxing?

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Mar 30, 2016 ... With good fortune he will make a full recovery. But visible injuries and ring deaths are a small manifestation of boxing's avoidable damage to ...

Playing with heart and soul…and genomes: sports implications and ...

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Aug 1, 2013 ... Expression is highly variable, but clinical features may include tall stature with ...... Should Science on Brain Injury Inspire a Ban on Boxing.

I adore sport. I can no longer stomach boxing. Here's why

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Apr 2, 2016 ... Coffee House · Magazine · Writers · Books & Arts · Podcasts · Subscribe · Features ... Dr Harvey told me there were two kinds of brain damage, very broadly .... If Boxing is banned then Rugby which has a lot more serious injuries will .... two middleweights practicing the sci...

Does Football Have a Future? - The New Yorker

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Jan 31, 2011 ... He meant long-term consequences of a sort that you can't joke about, ... The result, “Expert Ties Ex-Player's Suicide to Brain Damage from Football,” ... say, the annual men's-magazine features about mangled knees, wayward ..... The campaign to ban boxing has been going on for decades—the Times ...

'Children should avoid boxing': Doctors cite rising injury rates to ...

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Aug 29, 2011 ... MailOnline US - news, sport, celebrity, science and health stories ... 'Children should avoid boxing': Doctors cite rising injury rates to launch ... and stroke risk; California considers Styrofoam containers ban ... The Champ: Muhammad Ali owes his legendary status to boxing, but the severe head trauma in the ...

Boxing authorities to investigate 'foolish' Nick Blackwell injury ...

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Nov 27, 2016 ... The British Boxing Board of Control is investigating how Nick ... Blackwell sustained the initial injury in a fight with Chris Eubank Jr in March Credit: Rex Features ... From a medical scientist's point of view, what is clear now is that his ... a range of sports who have or will deal with head injuries in their ca...

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THE BITTER SCIENCE: Head blows from boxing can cause ...

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THE BITTER SCIENCE: Head blows from boxing can cause dementia and Alzheimer's. Can the same chronic brain injury also lead to Parkinson's? .... The commission bans those who lose six consecutive fights, or three in a row by knockout ...

Ban boxing – it's demeaning and dangerous | New Scientist

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Aug 7, 2013 ... A sport whose sole aim is to cause brain damage to another person is ... called a killjoy for espousing the view that boxing should be banned.

Brain Injury – The Energetic

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Oct 26, 2016 ... Dozens of wrestlers sue WWE for damages over brain injuries ... can be classified based on severity, mechanism (closed or penetrating head injury), or other features ... Should science on brain injury inspire a ban on boxing?