Download a parent's guide to concussions
The warm winds of summer blow in all kinds of fun. And with the fun comes greater chance of injuries, including concussions.
A concussion is an injury to the brain that results from a direct blow to the head, face, neck or another
body part that transmits force to the head. It can affect how your brain works temporarily. Concussions
can come as easily from an individual mishap during everyday life as it can from rugged team sports.
Experts at SSM Health St. Francis Hospital in Maryville, Missouri, are accomplished in treating sports injuries,
including concussions. We offer this free guide to help parents prevent and recognize the signs of concussion.
This guide details the following key points:
- Concussion prevention
- Early signs of concussion
- How to avoid long-term problems
Simply fill out the form and we will send you your free guide!