IT CAN CAUSE DIFFICULTY WITH SLEEP AND CONCENTRATION
School children with concussion may find homework and study difficult. It is always useful to inform the teacher if a concussion has occurred. Sometimes children need to be given less school work whilst they are recovering from concussion. few minutes after sustaining a concussion, take twice as long to recover as those who come off the field of play immediately. Similarly, those who return to contact sport before they are fully recovered are more likely to have a prolonged recovery. main symptoms are with difficulty focussing the eyes it is ocular concussion. If the main symptom is neck pain, it is cervical concussion. If the main symptom is headache, it is migraine predominant concussion. If the main symptom is difficulty concentrating and learning, it is cognitive concussion, and if the main symptoms are anxiety and low mood it is emotional predominant concussion.
Knowing what type of concussion a person has directs the nature of the treatment they receive. Every treatment programme is then tailor -made for the individual.
Most people with concussion make a full recovery within a month