Concussion, What to do after.
The first step is to stop what you are doing and rest for 10 minutes. This will give the brain some time to recover from the injury before attempting anything else.
Signs and symptoms of concussion are incredibly important.
A doctor makes a diagnosis based on the results of a comprehensive examination, which includes observing signs of concussion and patients reporting symptoms.
Signs and Symptons: Brain’s way of showing it is injured and not functioning normally
A concussion is a brain injury that can happen when the head hits something like the ground or another player’s body. It happens when there is damage to cells and blood vessels in your brain, and can be a life-threatening condition.
Symptoms of concussion may include headaches, nausea, vomiting or dizziness. People with concussions are more likely to have future problems because the brain is injured.
If someone has a concussion, they may experience headaches, nausea, vomiting or dizziness. People with concussions are more likely to have future problems because the brain is injured.
Complex recovery: Post-Concussion Syndrome
After a concussion, it’s important to take care of yourself and follow the instructions your doctor provided. Energy conservation is especially important during the recovery period as over-exertion can cause symptoms to persist for months or even years.