Concussions

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The body systems effected

The main body system affected is the nervous system.

What the nervous system is

The Nervous system controls your body and you'r thinking.
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Onset

You get a concussion when you'r head is jolted or slammed and you'r brain hit the inside of you'r scull.

Diagnoses

The doctor will ask about the symptoms and how it happened, also they may ask the witnesses about the accident and you'r reaction.

Signs and symptoms

  • Dizziness
  • Blood pressure drops
  • Headaches
  • Sweating
  • Pallor
  • Nausea
  • Restless feeling
  • Reduced pulse rate

Treatment

A concussion heals on its own with rest

Prognosis

A concussion will not kill you its self but may lead to depression and suicide.

Connections

I know a lot of people that have gotten a concussion and I play a lot of sports so I may get a concussion later in life.
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