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Signs and Symptoms of Concussion and when to call 911

Signs:

  • Appears Dazed or Confused
  • Is confused about an assignment
  • Forgets plays
  • Unsure of game, score or opponent
  • Moves clumsily
  • Answer Questions slowly
  • Shows behavior or personality changes
  • Can’t recall events prior or after injury
  • Loss of consciousness

 

Symptoms

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Balance Problems or Dizziness
  • Double or fuzzy vision
  • Sensitivity to light or noise
  • Sluggish
  • Mentally foggy
  • Concentration or memory problems
  • Confusion

 

When to call 911

  • Decrease level of consciousness
  • Drowsy, and inability to be awakened
  • Difficulty getting attention
  • Breathing irregularity
  • Severe or worsening headache
  • Weakness in an arm or a leg
  • Persistent vomiting
  • Seizures