Concussions (Topic Center)

Concussions: Know the Basics

What's a concussion? What are the symptoms? How long does recovery take?

Find Out


Concussions are common and they don't only happen in sports.

  • Going Back to Sports After a Concussion

    Getting another head injury before your concussion heals can be very dangerous.

    Here's how to safely return to sports

  • Concussion Prevention Tips

    It’s important to try to prevent concussions because they can cause long-lasting, serious effects on the brain.

    Here's how to protect yourself

  • Going Back to School

    Returning to school right after a concussion may make things worse. Find out what you can — and cannot — do in school following a concussion.

    What's the return plan?

Protect Your Brain!