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Former Pro-Wrestler Latest to Retire Amidst Concussion Concerns
Daniel Bryan has joined other pro-athletes who are leaving their sports because of potential repeated blunt force head trauma repercussions.
WWE Star, Wife Speak Out About Dangers of Concussions
Wrestling stars Daniel Bryan and Brie Bella explain why Bryan decided to retire from the sport.
Former WWF Wrestler Jake 'The Snake' Roberts Story of Resurrection: I Wanted to Die
Note: This is Jake "The Snake" Roberts' story, as told to ABC News. In January, Roberts and close friend Diamond Dallas Page spoke about how the 59-year-old wrestling Hall of Famer was able to turn his life around, much of which is chronicled in a new documentary that recently debuted at the
Former Wrestlers File Concussion Lawsuit Against WWE
Two former professional wrestlers accused the WWE of ignoring concussions and having performers do dangerous stunts that left them with serious brain injuries. The men -- Vito LoGrasso, 50, and Evan Singleton, 22 -- filed a potential class-action lawsuit in federal court in Philadelphia that echoes
OTL: Belcher's brain had CTE signs
The brain of former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher -- the 25-year-old player who shot and killed his girlfriend in 2012 before committing suicide hours later -- showed signs of pervasive brain damage like that found in other deceased NFL players, according to a neuropathologist. In a
Inside Chris Benoit's Brain
The heinous crime shocked those who knew him pro wrestler Chris Benoit. Murdered his wife and young son. And killed himself and everything you did for a period of 22 years in the ring who has a very accomplished wrestler. He had won titles every place that he traveled in in the world. In three days
Can Brain Damage Lead To Murder?
Part 1: Chris Benoit's father searches for answers into his son's killings.
Secrets of Your Mind: Omega-3 Fatty Acids and the Brain
In Thursday's episode of "Nightline Prime: Secrets of Your Mind," Martin Bashir takes a journey inside the mind of a psychopath, examining evil's origins in the brain and whether people can be born with a tendency for evil or violent behavior. Bashir also speaks exclusively to the distraught father
Chris Benoit's Murder, Suicide: Was Brain Damage To Blame?
A powerhouse in the ring, Chris Benoit was a world-famous wrestler and champion to his fans , loved by all. No one ever suspected he would be capable of murdering his family and taking his own life. "He was pretty much driven from the age of 12, 13 to get in the wrestling industry," said his