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A 44-year-old member asked:

I was diagnosed with my tenth lifetime concussion yesterday and have no insurance. intense vertigo. post concussion syndrome. how do recover?

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Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Stop activity: Stop whatever you are doing to cause repetitive concussions or permanent harm will occur. See neurology. You don't need insurance to see a doctor, you just have to pay from the savings you have enjoyed until now from insurance premiums that until now you have not paid. Only you can take care of yourself.
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
You Need Help: More and more is being learned about concussions. Obvious symptoms may include fatigue, nausea, blurred vision, pain upon light exposure.And headaches. Subtle symptoms include " muddy thinking", slow reflexive response, poor school work etc.Final resolution may take months. There are validated tests and specialists for proper evaluation and they should be used.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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