Football Trauma – Football Season – Signs of Trauma

Football Trauma

 Football Season – Signs of Trauma

It’s football season and that comes with the risk of injuries. Parents should be on high alert for minor brain traumas (aka concussions). Here’s a list of what to look for if you suspect a head injury. Get them checked out immediately if they show any of the following:

  • Balance problems
  • Difficulty communicating/concentrating
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Irritability
  • Memory difficulties
  • Nausea
  • Numbness or tingling
  • Sadness
  • Sensitivity to light or noise
  • Visual problems – blurry or double vision
  • Vomiting