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A 30-year-old member asked:

I hit my head hard yesterday and felt fine, but 24 hours later feeling dizzy, nauseous, flushed. should i see a doctor?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Possible concussion: A concussion can occur after trauma to the head with or without loss of consciousness. Symptoms can include: blurry or fuzzy vision, slurred speech, weakness, fatigue, feeling dazed, numbness, lack of coordination or balance, headache, nausea, vomiting, confusion, problems with short term memory, dizziness as well as repeating things over and over. Please obtain an emergency medical evaluation >.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
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if you loss consciousness for a minute or >, vomit, have seizures, can’t coordinate your movements or you are having problems thinking.
Aug 27, 2013
Last updated Jan 9, 2019


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