SIGNS & SYMPTOMS
What are the signs and symptoms of concussion?
Often patients who are experiencing a concussion, or post-concussion symptoms describe changes in physical, emotional and cognitive abilities, including:
vision sensitivity/changes to vision
ringing in the ears/tinnitus
trouble sleeping/increased sleeping
difficulty following directions
difficulty remembering information
difficulty word finding
difficulty with social skills
disinterest in social activities/pursuits
executive functions difficulty (organizing, deducting, planning, sequencing)
feeling 'slowed down' or having 'brain fog' or being 'dazed'