FOOTBALL~HEAD INJURIES ~ SUICIDE

This is a hard subject.  But this is not the first case of an autopsy showing chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.Tyler Hilinski, WSU Football player, was found dead in his apartment with a gunshot wound and a suicide note on Jan. 16. His autopsy showed extensive brain damage . CTE has been found in hundreds of former NFL players.

Full story: HERE

Video: HERE

Possible Solution: HERE

Malcolm Gladwell’s take on this: Season 3 episode 2 Burden of Proof.

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Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.