Frank and Emma
What is a concussion?
Signs & Symptoms of a concussion & Danger signs & symptoms
Appears dazed or stunned.
Headache or pressure in head.
Nausea or vomiting.
Answers questions slowly.
Headaches that get worse.
Weakness, numbness, or decreased coordination.
Cannot be awakened.
Have one pupil - the black part in the middle of the eye - lager than the other.
Have slurred speech.
Are getting more and more confused, restless or agitated.
2. Physical Rest
Returning To School
Rest Periods During The Day
Returning To Sports
Gradually return to play.
Safety & Prevention
.Wear a seatbelt in car and also use child safety seats.
.Educating others about concussions
Date & Statistics
.47% of all reported sports concussions occur during high school football games.
.90% of most diagnosed concussions do not invole a loss of concussioness.