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uamshealth.com/healthlibrary2/medicalmyths/sleepingwithaconcussion

Jan 28, 2017 ... ... person with a concussion should not sleep because they might slip into ... “ Usually after a concussion, a person may be dazed or may vomit,” ...

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

It is not dangerous to sleep after suffering a concussion. ... They are treatable and the primary treatment is cognitive rest. ... A person can go to sleep following a concussion if he or she is awake and able to hold a conversation. ... Every day you'll find helpful ideas and advice on a wide variety of health topics to help you and ...

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 ... REALITY: Neither of these tests can detect most concussions -- they can pick up only ...

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

Jun 17, 2016 ... Children should do less school work, for example, until they have fully ... of different sleep disorders which are more common after concussion, ...

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

There is no benefit to keeping someone awake after a concussion, and it is no ... Anyone getting very sleepy within six hours of a brain injury should be brought ... Couldn't this be the reason why someone might fall asleep soon after they ...

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

So, how do you know if you should seek medical attention or wait and see? ..... The hospital didn't do a MRI or CT scan they just told me i have a concussion. .... younger and had one the dr. told me not to go to sleep for 2 hrs. after it happened .

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

A concussion, also known as a mild traumatic brain injury, occurs from a blow ... The person looking after you needs to get you straight to the hospital or call 111 if they notice any of the above symptoms. Don't hesitate – remember, it is better to be safe. Sleeping It is important not to go to sleep in the first 4 hours. After that, a  ...

thesurvivaldoctor.com/2013/08/28/concussion-sleep

Aug 28, 2013 ... And sleep after a concussion can be healing. Of course, the person should be initially checked by a doctor if possible. ... But, if they're particularly hard to wake up, getting disoriented, or have any sign that worries you they're ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/sleep-concussion.html

It's OK to allow a child to fall asleep after a possible concussion. In fact, especially for young kids, it can be difficult to keep them awake if they need to be taken to the doctor or emergency room (ER). ... Get help right away if that happens.