Concussion Education

Concussion Education 1March

Be Alert to the Signs and Symptoms of a Concussion

Not all wounds are visible & brain injuries do not discriminate.

køb viagra på nettet

What is a Concussion: A Concussion is a brain injury caused when the force from a blow to the head, sudden deceleration, or other impact to the body travels to the head. When the force of the body causes the brain to move around in the skull can cause a concussion.

Concussion Symptoms:

    • Headache or feeling of pressure in the head
    • Temporary loss of consciousness
    • Confusion or feeling as if in a fog
    • Amnesia surrounding the traumatic event
    • Dizziness or “seeing stars”
    • Ringing in the ears
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Slurred Speech
    • Delayed responses to questions
    • Appearing Dazed
    • Fatigue

    When to seek Immediate Medical Attention

    • Seek Medical Attention Early: Individuals on Blood Thinners who hit their head should have a heightened awareness for signs and symptoms of a head injury.
    • Be SURE to share the information with family or a friend so they can be aware of signs and symptoms of a head injury.
    • If possible, you need to stay with a family member or a friend. If you are unable, have someone check in on your condition regularly as a head bleed can progress to the point of unresponsiveness and can be fatal..


    • Drowsiness
    • Different sized pupils
    • Temporary loss of consciousness
    • Convulsions or seizures
    • Trouble Recognizing people or places
    • Confusion, restlessness, or agitation
    • Unusual behavior
    • Loss of Consciousness for extended period of time

    Click here for a Printable Document

Primary Care

Community Hospital Clinics are located in Wickenburg, Wittmann, and Congress. We sincerely follow our mission to provide quality health and wellness services where the patient, family, and community come first.

Read More

Emergency Care

Our 8 bed Emergency Room department is fully staffed with emergency physicians, nurses, and ER specialists. Your wait time is typically measured in minutes not hours as in the larger metropolitan hospitals.

Read More

Surgical Services

Wickenburg Community Hospital provides a wide variety of surgical care and treatment. We serve a vibrant and active community who favors quality health care close to home.

Read More
buy viagra online how long does viagra last

Pin It on Pinterest