Post-concussion syndrome, also known as postconcussive syndrome or PCS, is
a set of symptoms that may continue for weeks, months, or a year or more after a
concussion – a mild form of traumati...
12/9/13. How a Concussion Can Lead to Depression Years Later. After brain
injury, cells on 'high alert' prolong immune response, affecting behavior.
There is cause for concern when feeling depressed or losing interest in usual ...
of all people with TBI are affected by depression within the first year after injury.
Jun 9, 2015 ... Concussion causes temporary loss of brain function leading to cognitive, physical
... nausea, depression, disturbed sleep, moodiness, and amnesia. ... to those of
the same age who suffered from a concussion 30 years ago.
"Not only do concussions and other head injuries in early adulthood significantly
raise the risk of depression decades later, but concussions are reported to have ...
Aug 6, 2012 ... Christopher Lane killed himself four years ago at the age of 31. ... wonder if his
suicide was linked to impotence, a common cause of depression in men. ... He
told us later he felt under so much pressure he needed to escape.
Dec 10, 2013 ... Depressive Symptoms Could Follow Years Later After Concussion ... The cause
of what appears to be traumatic brain injury depression is not ...
Feb 12, 2013 ... A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury, or TBI, caused by a blow to ...
effects, which include headache, seizures, dizziness, insomnia, depression, ...
symptoms, even years after a blow to the head or concussion, should ...
Mar 12, 2013 ... Concussions may boost football players' depression risk ... patients with post-
traumatic symptoms, 19 of whom they followed for a full year.
In recent years there has been an increase in research on the cognitive and ...
concussions and current cognitive symptoms of depression as measured by the
... of concussions an individual has sustained may be related to later depressive