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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.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 make them slip into a coma. ... shouldn't be allowed to go to sleep in case they slip into a coma. ... injuries - and bought in extra safety checks (Credit: Getty Images) ... But even when someone does have a bleed on the brain, this lucid ...

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.

health.clevelandclinic.org/2017/08/suspect-a-concussion-how-to-help-not-hurt-your-recovery

Aug 15, 2017 ... If you've been diagnosed with or suspect that you have a concussion, ... Try not to take so many that they interfere with your ability to sleep later ...

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 ...

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

Aug 28, 2013 ... In fact, going to sleep after a concussion (or really any trauma) is a pretty ... getting disoriented, or have any sign that worries you they're getting ...

www.brainline.org/author/jeffrey-bazarian/qa/it-true-you-should-keep-someone-awake-who-has-sustained-tbi

Is It True That You Should Keep Someone Awake Who Has Sustained a TBI? ... In fact, people with a concussion need to sleep to recover. In the days ... as somebody who sustains a good-sized head injury will often have a brain injury as well.