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What's the treatment for a concussion?

What's the treatment for a concussion?

Rest: Rest and avoid nsaids. Refrain from any activity where you risk a second head injury while still recovering from the first. See your doc and if symptoms last longer than a week, or worsen at any point, you should be re evaluated. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

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Best treatment for broken ribs, concussion?

Injury treatment: For broken ribs - immobilization and avoid pressure on the ribs. A chest x-ray may determine if you have a pneumothorax, tear of a lung by the broken rib. For concussion, the most significant treatment is rest. If you have dizziness, fatigue, irritability, difficult thinking clearly, speech difficulty, memory problems, consult your doctor or a neurologist for management if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for concussion from football?

What is the treatment for concussion from football?

Protocols: Every school, coach, athletic department and medical staff has protocols available to them to follow called "return to sport" protocols. These should be followed with no exceptions. Most protocols have stages of no activity, light movement, moderate movement and lifting, heavy lifting and hard exertion, return to sport. Each stage has monitoring and symptom tracking built in. ...Read more

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Post -concussion What is the best treatment ? What is the best nutrition? Is there something I could do to prevent permanent damage?

Post -concussion
What is the best treatment ?
What is the best nutrition?
Is there something I could do to prevent permanent damage?

Can take months: CONCUSSION leads to cellular level injury to the brain and the injury requires that you really rest your brain well until completely back to normal. The best nutrition is that rich in the antioxidants including fruits and vegetables, and well balanced diet. Most important is resting your brain. That includes limiting cognitive as well as physical strain. Make sure to sleep enough and regularly ...Read more

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What treatment is there for someone who has slurred speech after a concussion ?

Rest is best: Most of the time, the symptoms will go away over time. Sometimes, it does take a few weeks to get back to normal. Most physicians will recommend physical and intellectual rest, meaning to stay out of work, school, and abstaining from any activities for a few days at least. If you have any other concerning symptoms or things aren't getting better, please see your physician. Best of luck to you! ...Read more

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I have a chronic daily headache 12 years after suffering a concussion. Is there any treatment out there that will make it go away?

I have a chronic daily headache 12 years after suffering a concussion. Is there any treatment out there that will make it go away?

Meds?: Most people with chronic daily headache (cdh) are on daily medications as well. The first step is to get off them. You weren't on them, find a headache specialist to begin therapy. ...Read more

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What is concussion of the brain and what is the treatment?

What is concussion of the brain and what is the treatment?

Injury to the brain: Concussion must be defined by the immediate reaction to brain injury. Most common is injury in sports. Alteration is awareness, disorientation, confusion, or even loss of consciousness is necessary to define concussion. Frequently there is also incoordination, clumsiness, visual distortion, inability to walk, poor balance, etc. A thorough evaluation must be done and recovery plan made. ...Read more

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I've had a chronic daily headache for 12 years following a concussion in an mva.Will it ever go away? What is the best treatment to fix this problem?

I've had a chronic daily headache for 12 years following a concussion in an mva.Will it ever go away? What is the best treatment to fix this problem?

See neurologist: It is unusual for concussion symptoms to last this long. A rare person will have prolonged symptoms related to this type closed head trauma. All that do deserve a complete neurological evaluation. See a specialist-neurologist. ...Read more

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Post concussion syndrome possible brain stem contussion + whiplash injury. Details in my symptoms section. Looking for additional treatment options.

Give it time: Since you didn't give an etiology (ie car accident or fall, etc) it's difficult to say. If this is a simple grade 1 concussion, then give it time. It may take a few months for your head to clear. No specific therapy is indicated. No chiropractic for a while though. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
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Concussion (Definition)

Concussion is an injury to the brain usually caused by trauma. Symptoms include loss of consciousness, altered ...Read more