April 2015 archive

Apr 20

Treatment for Concussion

What to do for treatment? If you suspect that you have a concussion or have had a severe blow to your head, you should have yourself checked out at emergency or your doctor. If you have a diagnosis of a concussion, you can find a practitioner of Brain Therapy.   What will I be treated …

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Apr 15

Concussion Symptoms in Adults and Children

Symptoms in adults Common symptoms after a concussive traumatic brain injury are headache, loss of memory (amnesia) and confusion. The amnesia, which may or may not follow a loss of consciousness, usually involves the loss of memory of the event that caused the concussion. Signs and symptoms of a concussion may include: Headache or a …

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Apr 07

What is a concussion?

A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head or body, a fall, or another injury that jars or shakes the brain inside the skull. Although there may be cuts or bruises on the head or face, there may be no other visible signs of a …

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