Signs and Symptoms of Concussion - The 4 Domains (Physical, Cognitive, Emotional, Sleep)
Physical - headache, nausea, vomiting, balance issues, visual problems, fatigue, sensitivity to light, sensitivity to noise, dazed, not feeling right
Cognitive - feeling foggy, feeling slowed down, difficulty concentrating, difficulty remembering, difficulty answering questions, repeats questions, confused, forgetful
Emotional - irritable, sadness, angry, nervousness, easily upset, more emotional
Sleep - drowsiness, sleeping more than usual, sleeping less than usual, difficulty falling asleep, difficulty staying asleep
NUCCA Chiropractic Care
Not every blow to the head will result in a concussion, and not every concussion leads to long-term effects. Whether you experience a direct or indirect blow to the head, you may experience symptoms consistent with concussion like symptoms. You only need to experience one symptom to have a concussion and you do not need experience a loss of consciousness either. Your symptoms may last longer than a few minutes, it is important to seek the care of a health care professional, a NUCCA Chiropractor, to evaluate for a concussion.
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