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A 16-year-old female asked:

Hit my head 3 times yesterday 2 on cabinet and 1 with basketball the 2nd time i hit it ifelt light headed now today i have a headache there is no bump?

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Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 38 years experience
Not a big surprise: If you have no other symptoms then concussion is not really at issue. Take a couple days, try tylenol (acetaminophen) and a cold pack, slow down a little and give your head a break. Sounds like it has been taking a beating.

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