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Nonprofit Focuses On Female Concussion Research: Corollary For CTE Found Among Men From Football Is Domestic Violence For Women

Some sports, including football and soccer, have introduced rule changes to try to minimize the risk of concussions, and researchers continue studying ways to diagnose and treat concussions.

But, according to Katherine Snedaker, one area that’s lacking research and resources is the study of concussions among women.

Snedaker is executive director of the nonprofit Pink Concussions and joined The Show to discuss the issue.

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Mark Brodie is a co-host of The Show, KJZZ’s locally produced news magazine. Since starting at KJZZ in 2002, Brodie has been a host, reporter and producer, including several years covering the Arizona Legislature, based at the Capitol.