Concussion

What is Concussion?

Concussion is a brain injury resulting from a blow to the head. It can be most commonly sustained during sports. The symptoms are a headache, nausea and vomiting and visual disturbance.

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Is it possible to get a mild concussion from a metal toy car being thrown at your head from a very short distance from a...

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Brief Answer:
Very unlikely.

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Wife fell and hit her head on cement. ER determined concussion. She's complaint about itchiness. What to...

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Brief Answer:
Take treatment as advised

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Vertigo may be...

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Hello, I fell and hit my head on the concrete, I have been diagnosed with concussion. But before the diagnosis I had a couple of glasses of wine...

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Brief Answer:
Concussion is in no relation with wine.

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