A 37-year-old member asked:
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is it possible for me to go to sleep after hitting my head in a fall?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible concussion: Sxs: + or – loss of consciousness, headache / pressure, can't recall event, dizziness, v coordination, ringing in ears, confusion, slurred speech, nausea / vomiting ; fatigue. For concussion seek medical care. Seek urgent treatment for loss of consciousness, on-going confusion, seizures, unequal pupils, recurrent vomiting, change in level of consciousness, loss of balance or difficulty walking.>.
Answered on Nov 23, 2013
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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If you don't have any serious symptoms it is fine for you to go to sleep. If you have serious symptoms get help.
Nov 23, 2013

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