CDC estimates 3.8 million concussions occur each year
Only 1 in 6 concussions are diagnosed
90 of 94 former professional football players have been diagnosed with CTE at the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank
Concussions can derail a life. The Concussion Legacy Foundation believes we all have a responsibility to ensure athletes can reach their full potential on and off the field. We are committed to protecting athletes and families through research, policy, and education.
We need your help.
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Esther Lovett: My Story and My Legacy
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My Legacy: Football, CTE and Unintended Impact
Author Jim Proebstle watched CTE develop in his brother. Read his story.