- A concussion is a mild brain injury, which is usually not life threatening. However, every concussion is serious.
- Once an individual sustains a concussion, he or she is more susceptible to a future concussion. Rest is important following a concussion.
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offer educational material for coaches, parents, athletes, medical professionals and school personnel.
Learn more about concussions at
CDC Head’s up took kit in English.
For information and materials regarding sports concussions you may visit the following sites:
National Federation of High School Activities Association