Short Term Effects Of Concussions

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There has been an abundance of controversy over recovery time for athletes who suffered dangerous concussions. Many would argue that there is enough safety in the helmets and medical personnel, but if head injuries, more specifically concussions, are linked to permanent brain damage, athletes should be required to sit out long enough for the brain to completely heal. Brain injury can have a serious negative impact on performance and repeated trauma can have fatal results.

The brain is a very delicate computer running the program that is you. When you bash it against a wall it starts to glitch up. Some short term affects of a concussion are headache, nausea, dizziness, drop in cognitive abilities, blurred vision, and slow reaction

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