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If took boxing as a hobby, and would get small hits in my head over the years, would this lower my iq?

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Dr. Thomas Heston
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes / No

Trauma over time can negatively affect cognition (iq).
However, staying aerobically active and physically fit increases brain power. Depends on the intensity and frequency of head blows.

In brief: Yes / No

Trauma over time can negatively affect cognition (iq).
However, staying aerobically active and physically fit increases brain power. Depends on the intensity and frequency of head blows.
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