Chris Nowinski on new link between sports hits and dementia
Originally aired: Monday, December 3, 2012
A former football player and WWE Wrestler, Chris Nowinski is Co-director of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy (CSTE) at Boston University School of Medicine. He played football at Harvard and was one of the most hated characters in the WWE. His book, Head Games: Football's Concussion Crisis, educates parents, coaches, medical professionals and children about this serious public health issue.