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Boxing is a martial art and combat sport in which two people throw punches at each other, .... Intentionally going down in modern boxing will cause the recovering fighter to ... 1897 when several st...

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? ... biologist, a boxing bout is little more than a session of mutual brain injury.

Headgear for boxers to be banned in a bid to REDUCE head injuries

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Mar 15, 2013 ... MailOnline US - news, sport, celebrity, science and health stories .... Amateur boxers are to be banned from wearing headgear in a bid to ... The advice comes at a time of increasing evidence that even minor head injuries can be deadly in ..... The June issue of GLAMOUR features Kylie Jenner on the cover ...

After injury, brain can keep on healing - Featured Articles from the ...

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Jan 4, 2012 ... A. We used to think that patients with a brain injury like Gabby Giffords' did ... FEATURE-Boxing-Should science on brain injury inspire a ban?

The Football Player's Brain That Sparked the NFL's Concussion ...

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Dec 2, 2015 ... Unlike boxers, football players wear helmets, but a helmet can't fully ... the distinction between the dramatic kind of brain injury— bruising ... in the science of anatomy, came up with the idea that perhaps “brain ..... The long-running “Ban the Box” campaign is now gaining ground at colleges and universities.

Football Officials Alerted to Brain Damage, Concussion—80 Years ...

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Jan 31, 2015 ... When a player has had a head injury, he should be put into a .... 14: “Physicians' Journal Calls For a Ban on Boxing,” by John Noble Wilford, New York Times. ... of a continued sport, so-called safer boxing conducted as “a science,” ...... in American football, a project inspired by his experience of injecting ...

The NFL's Reaction to the 'Concussion' movie starring Will Smith ...

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Dec 23, 2015 ... Will Smith plays Bennet Omalu, the forensic neuropathologist who performed ... CTE, which had previously been recognized in “punch-drunk” boxers. ... The league's past history of inaction concerning head trauma was detailed in .... doctors and scientists to better understand the disease and treat patients.

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.

Boxing is inherently dangerous, but a ban is unworkable ...

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Mar 31, 2016 ... The audience that pays for boxing should have stopped watching the sport long ... I knew that head injuries were an unavoidable part of the game. ... It can also - in the most positive and energising way - inspire. ... DNA is notoriously efficient and long-lasting, which is what allows scientists to understand.

Bennet Omalu, Concussions, and the NFL: How One Doctor - GQ.com

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Sep 14, 2009 ... Read the GQ story that inspired 'Concussion', Will Smith's upcoming movie about brain injuries in the NFL. ... And let's say the scientific community—starting with one young ... Omalu figured if chronic bashing of the head could destroy a boxer's brain, couldn't it also destroy a football player'...

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The New Science of the Boxer's Brain: Why football progresses and ...

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Mar 10, 2012 ... Rather than ban the sport, he argued, doctors needed to do more research on ... Now more than ever, science is introducing ways that boxing can be made safer. As the knowledge of boxing brain injuries has advanced, it has ..... where a boxer dies feature nearly three times as many landed punches per ...

doctor who fought NFL says 'no equipment can prevent' such injuries

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Dec 28, 2015 ... As the Will Smith movie Concussion highlights brain injuries in .... More features .... A dream that schools build science labs rather than stadiums. .... Football should be banned, as should boxing for public health reasons.

Does Football Have a Future? - The New Yorker

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Jan 31, 2011 ... The result, “Expert Ties Ex-Player's Suicide to Brain Damage from Football,” ... have come across, say, the annual men's-magazine features about mangled knees, .... The robust debate over how football should be played is further ..... The campaign to ban boxing has been going on for decades—the Times ...