*All info from WebMD
What Is a Concussion?   Traumatic brain injury.
Causes of a Concussion   A heavy blow to the head that jars the    brain inside the skull.
Symptoms Not thinking clearly Dizziness, poor balance, having no  energy Abnormal sleeping habits
How to Diagnose a Concussion Series of questions that test your ability  to pay attention and memory Strength, balancing...
Concussion Treatment Rest is the best way to recover Starting activity too soon can lead to  more serious injuries
Prevention Protective equipment Wear a seatbelt
Works Cited   http://www.webmd.com/brain/concussio    n-traumatic-brain-injury-symptoms-    causes-treatments
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Concussions

  1. 1. *All info from WebMD
  2. 2. What Is a Concussion? Traumatic brain injury.
  3. 3. Causes of a Concussion A heavy blow to the head that jars the brain inside the skull.
  4. 4. Symptoms Not thinking clearly Dizziness, poor balance, having no energy Abnormal sleeping habits
  5. 5. How to Diagnose a Concussion Series of questions that test your ability to pay attention and memory Strength, balancing, coordination, and reflex tests MRI, CT scan
  6. 6. Concussion Treatment Rest is the best way to recover Starting activity too soon can lead to more serious injuries
  7. 7. Prevention Protective equipment Wear a seatbelt
  8. 8. Works Cited http://www.webmd.com/brain/concussio n-traumatic-brain-injury-symptoms- causes-treatments

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