ahealthyme - Everything to live a healthier life
Menu
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A-Z Listings Featured Tools
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Click a letter to see a list of conditions beginning with that letter.
Click 'Topic Index' to return to the index for the current topic.
Click 'Library Index' to return to the listing of all topics.

What Do You Know About Concussions?

A concussion is caused by a blow or jolt to the head. It is also called a traumatic brain injury. Find out more about concussions by taking this quiz.

1. All symptoms of a concussion show up right after a head injury.
2. When should a high school athlete return to play after a concussion?
3. Which of these is a symptom of a concussion?
4. You can get a concussion without hitting your head.
5. Things that require you to concentrate hard can help you get better after a concussion.
6. People who have had a concussion in the past are more likely to have another one.
7. When should you wear a helmet to protect yourself from head injury?
8. You have been told by your child’s healthcare provider to watch your child at home after a mild head injury. Which of these symptoms should give you cause for concern?
Online Medical Reviewer: Fetterman, Anne, RN, BSN
Online Medical Reviewer: Shelat, Amit, MD
Date Last Reviewed: 11/1/2016