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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

A person can go to sleep following a concussion if he or she is awake and able to hold a conversation. No other symptoms, such as dilated pupils or trouble ...

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

MYTH: You shouldn't let your child sleep after a head injury. REALITY: This may be ... Some kids will vomit simply because they're shocked or scared. Continued vomiting ... MYTH: Only a blow to the head can cause a concussion. REALITY: A  ...

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

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

A concussion, also known as a mild traumatic brain injury, occurs from a ... but it is important to remember that a person can sustain a concussion without losing consciousness ... The person looking after you needs to get you straight to the hospital or call 111 ... After that, a normal night's sleep is needed, at the normal time.

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.

www.wellmont.org/Health-And-Wellness/Health-Library/?eid=156977&lang=1033

You may have heard that you should not let the person go to sleep, but is this true ? ... They argue that keeping the person awake will decrease the risk that he or ... to sleep after a concussion so long as someone wakes you up every two hours.

science.howstuffworks.com/life/inside-the-mind/human-brain/can-sleeping-with-concussion-kill.htm

Find out if sleeping with a concussion can kill you. ... A person sustains a concussion anytime there's a jolt or sudden stop that ... Most of the time, people with mild concussions recover after a few hours of a rest. ... Physicians advise waking concussion-injured children at least twice during the night to ensure they can be ...