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How blows to the head and other impacts can cause concussion.
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If headache or head pain doesn't subside shortly after a concussion, speak to your doctor about possible complications.
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Overall player and parent responses. Responses on the S&S items are listed in Table 4. Key areas to note are players and parents recognizing loss of memory ...
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... provide vital clues to the location of the injury within the brain because the consequences of concussion arise from injury to the brain's cortical and ...
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'Treatment for concussions is multi-disiplinary in nature due to the broad range of conditions mild traumatic brain injury can cause including neck injury, ...
Treatment for a concussion varies from person to person, but usually involves rest and a gradual return to mentally and physically taxing activities.
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So especially among five- to seven-year-olds, it's possible that they “just didn't know how to articulate” their symptoms, Dompier says.
Illustration shows a football player wearing a helmet and his brain
What does concussion do to the brain?
A head injury can lead to cognitive impairment.
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