Updated: Feb 24
Written by: Kaylee Samuels
Today in Hip Hop News Jake Paul tells Graham Bensinger that he has experienced 20-30 concussions which are affecting his everyday life.
Jake Paul has a huge Career in boxing, he has earned belts, rewards, and fame. His fans are what keeps him going.
Jake Paul has claimed that from his early on football career, till now in his boxing career he has experienced many concussions.
The YouTube star claims that he stutters and slurs his words due to the impact of his injuries.
He says, "I notice it in conversations with like, with my girlfriend or friends, like, not remembering something that I should be able to remember that happened a couple days ago.”
This is a huge dangerous aspect of playing sports. It also may lead to CTE, which stands for chronic traumatic encephalopathy. This is a brain disease caused from a lifetime of traumatic head injuries and it can lead to death.
Many people have told Jake to end his career so his injuries don’t get worse and he won’t suffer as much. Though it may be too late because it’s nearly impossible to reverse the effects from severe head injuries.
Hopefully Jake will take into consideration this may affect him even worse in the long run if he doesn’t stop.
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