Post Concussion syndrome
Post Concussion syndrome is a complex disorder in which various symptoms such as headaches and dizziness last for weeks and sometimes months after the injury that caused the concussion. Concussions is a mild traumatic brain injury that usually happens after a blow to the head.
Overview: Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that usually happens after a below to the head. It can also occur with violent shaking and movement of the head or body. You don't have to lose consciousness to get a concussion or post-concussion syndrome. In fact, the risk of post-concussion syndrome doesn't appear to be associated with the severity of the initial injury.
In most people, symptoms occur within the first 7 to 10 days and go away within three months sometimes they can persist for a year or more.
The goal of treatment after concussion is to effectively manage your symptoms.
Symptoms: Post-concussion symptoms include: Headaches, Dizziness, Fatigue, Irritability, Anxiety, Insomnia, Loss of concentration and memory, Ringing in the ears, Blurry vision, Noise and light sensitivity, Rarely, decreases in taste and smell.
Post-concussion headaches can vary and may feel like