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Former UFC fighter Julie Kedzie plans to donate her mind to science after experiencing CTE signs

Kedzie’s revelation “It seems a very normal thing to do,” Kedzie tells BBC Sport. “I’ve been hit in the head a lot so we might as well see what is in there and get some good out of it for data. “If there is a way that I can still keep pushing in this field

Former UFC fighter Julie Kedzie plans to donate her mind to science after experiencing CTE signs

Kedzie’s revelation

“It appears a really regular factor to do,” Kedzie tells BBC Sport.

“I’ve been hit within the head lots so we would as nicely see what’s in there and get some good out of it for information.

“If there’s a manner that I can nonetheless maintain pushing on this subject [of mixed martial arts] and advancing the reason for girls, then yeah.”

“I need to give again to the ladies on this sport. As a result of, there are all these research on male athletes’ brains and there could be one thing fully completely different from a feminine athlete’s perspective.”

“The data base has grown significantly,” Kedzie stated.

“As essential as I will be of the UFC, as a result of they’re one of the best recreation on the town and also you need any evident errors to be mounted, the Efficiency Institute is paying extra consideration to research and I believe that’s nice.”

Quotes by way of BBC Sport

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