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uamshealth.com/healthlibrary2/medicalmyths/sleepingwithaconcussion

Jan 28, 2017 ... It has long been thought that a person with a concussion should not sleep because they might slip into a coma or lose consciousness. Through ...

www.marshfieldclinic.org/news/cattails/2014-winter-cattails/Medical-myth-busters-concussions

It is not dangerous to sleep after suffering a concussion. ... The longstanding concern was that ​you wouldn't wake up if you slept following a concussion.

www.parents.com/health/injuries/11-concussion-myths

MYTH: You shouldn't let your child sleep after a head injury. ... If you suspect a concussion, have your child checked out by a physician who will advise you ... and third highest concussion rates, respectively, according to Safe Kids Worldwide.

www.brain-injury.org.nz/html/concussion.html

If you have had a concussion, or think you have a concussion ... remember, it is better to be safe. Sleeping It is important not to go to sleep in the first 4 hours.

www.bbc.com/future/story/20160616-should-you-let-someone-with-concussion-fall-asleep

Jun 17, 2016 ... We're often told that letting a person with concussion fall asleep could ... Rugby is one sport that has had issues with head injuries - and bought in extra safety checks (Credit: Getty Images) ... But even when someone does have a bleed on the brain, this lucid interval ... Do you need less sleep as you age?

www.brainline.org/content/2012/06/what-should-you-do-if-you-think-you-have-had-a-concussion.html

Learn what to do if you or a loved one sustains a concussion. ... Lots of people may have a headache or dizziness for a day or so and then recovery fully, but a .... By the 8th treatment I could read, follow conversations, sleep comfortably, headache was ... Can you get a concussion if you get hit in the head hard enough??

www.brainline.org/content/2012/07/is-it-true-that-you-should-keep-someone-awake-who-has-sustained-a-.html

In fact, people with a concussion need to sleep to recover. ... medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the Web Site. If you ...

www.menshealth.com/fitness/6-concussion-myths

Jun 21, 2005 ... Head banger's bull. How to know when it's safe to get back in the game ... Myth 1: Fall asleep with a concussion and you might die. Not so, says ...

health.clevelandclinic.org/2012/08/suspect-a-concussion-what-you-need-to-know

Aug 24, 2012 ... How can you self-treat until you can see a medical professional? ... If you have been diagnosed with a concussion, or suspect you or a ... Try not to take so many naps that they interfere with the ability to sleep later on at night.