What is a concussion?
A concussion is a brain injury. They range from mild to severe.
What Are the Symptoms of a Concussion?
The symptoms of a concussion include: loss of consciousness sensitivity to light (photophobia) confusion amnesia fatigue ringing in ears (tinnitus) flashes of light changes in mood irritability agitation headaches migraines.
How Is a Concussion Treated?
In minor cases patients may be prescribed rest and prescription medications. Patients may also be advised to take over the counter medications like Advil and Aleve. More severe cases may require physical therapy brain scans and drug therapy to minimize pain and prevent complications.
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