What Are the Early Concussion Symptoms?

Q:
What are the early concussion symptoms?

A:
While concussions are not usually life-threatening, their effects can be serious, especially if your child suffers more than one concussion. That’s why it’s important for parents, relatives, teachers, and coaches to learn the basics of concussion recognition and treatment.

Early symptoms of a mild concussion:

  • Appears dazed or stunned
  • Can’t recall events before or after a hit or fall
  • Headache or “pressure” in head
  • Nausea with/ without memory dysfunction
  • Vomiting

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