Losing Their Minds by Justin Gan and Nataly Dionicio-Chavez
Causes of a concussion
people with moderate head injuries do less well.
people with moderate head injuries 25-305 have good long term out comes 17% have moderate to severe.
return to your normal gradually not all at once.
making sure child avoid the bad result.
second blow jolt to the head such as riding a bike.
returning to school
returning to sports
safety & prevention
injuries, cuts, and skull fractures.
data & statistics
- 4 to 5 million concussions occur annually
- rising numbers among middle school athletes.
- 47 % of reported sports concussions occur during high school football.