A 35-year-old male asked:
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how long does it take for post concussion headaches to go away?

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Dr. Charles Harvey
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Post concussive : After a concussion it is not unusual to have some persistent headache, dizziness, vertigo or general malaise. So long as the symptoms are getting better slowly, I wouldn't worry too much. If increased activity worsens the symptoms, slow down and see if doing a little less helps improve your symptoms. It may take 4-6 weeks to get back to normal. If you are getting worse, go see your doctor!!
Answered on Feb 24, 2018

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