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How Long Does A Concussion Take To Heal
Give it time: Should stabilize and fully heal by 6 weeks, if all that occurred was a "bad concussion", followed by post-concussional symptomatology. However, some head injuries are accompanied by low level brain injury. If symptoms persist beyond 8 weeks, get this checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it take for a concussion to heal? Can you have on and off headaches in that length of time?
Up to 6 weeks: In general, the symptoms of concussion may take up to 6-8 weeks to go away. Intermittent headaches may occur as may other symptoms like dizziness, nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, difficulty concentrating. The overall trend however is one of continued improvement. If the headaches or symptoms persist you should have an evaluation by a physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I suffered a concussion last week. Today was told i had a vagal response. How long does that take to heal?
Concussion: Generally should resolve within a week headaches can persist. ...Read more
How long will it take to heal my concussion, it has been 19days from my accident & still I feel dizzy.
Post-Concussive: Syndrome begins within 10 days of concussion, minor head injury, & last a few weeks -a year. Persistence of dizziness, headache, & mild impairment of memory & cognition are related to the patient's physiological & psychological "make-up", not the severity of the injury. Avoid "screen time" & reading for now. If symptoms impact your daily functioning, see a neurologist for evaluation & treatment. ...Read more
How long does it take for the brain to heal from a severe concussion bc i had brain surg in 1993-95 ans the concussion was 9/16/13.
Up to a year: Patients with concussion can have symptoms of headaches, confusion, emotional lability, sleep disorder for 6 months to a year. History of previous brain surgery may prolong the recovery period from concussion. Check with your doctor to make sure there is no structural problems with the brain, such as edema, bleeding, contusion, that may affect your recovery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long will it take for a mild concussion to heal and what can I do to get rid of the headaches?
Varies: Immediate or a few days. Signs: any loss of consciousness with a normal head ct. Symptoms: irritability, memory loss , double vision, headaches, nausea or any one or combo are most common. Occasionally, they can persist for over a month and this is called a post-concussive syndrome. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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