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Eight signs of a concussion

If you or your child has experienced a blow to the head during a sports game or practice, look for any of the following symptoms:

  1. Headache or “pressure” in head
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Balance problems or dizziness
  4. Double or blurry vision
  5. Sensitivity to noise or light
  6. Feeling sluggish, hazy, foggy or groggy
  7. Concentration or memory problems with confusion
  8. Does not “feel right”

For more information about diagnosing and treating a concussion, visit our Sports Medicine services page.