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‘My personality has changed’: readers on rugby, head injuries and dementia – The Guardian

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Rugby union and dementia a special reportWe asked for your views and heard from players, referees, coaches, doctors, nurses, physios, academics and parents
Fri 11 Dec 2020 06.49 EST
Players have to know the risks from an early age
I had at least seven concussions playing rugby, the last of which resulted in me hallucinating: seeing faces on walls, hearing voices and being unable to sleep. I was 18 and the experience changed my relationship with the sport. Ive only played a handful of times since….

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