Concussion Stories


"A month earlier, I had sustained a concussion while playing volleyball, which meant two hits to the head in a short time. What followed was a tough battle that I am still fighting, having been diagnosed with severe post-concussion syndrome and autonomic nervous system dysfunction."

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“If I could tell others one thing, it would be to make sure you speak up if you’ve hit your head or you think you may have a concussion. Don’t hide it and hope that it will just go away. It’s really important to get help right away.”

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"It’s hard to understand if you haven’t gone through it yourself. Most people think if you hit your head you can rest for a few weeks and then go right back to school and playing sports."

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