With the fall season upon us and football in full swing, the hot topic of concussions will be back in the news. The following are some common myths and misconceptions that can happen when you receive a concussion. But here's to hoping you don't!
1. You Need a CT Scan
2. Concussions only Happen When you Pass Out
3. You Must Be Woken Up Every Hour On The Hour
4. Painkillers are Necessary
5. I Can Still Text...
If you believe you have sustained a concussion always speak with your doctor and never self-diagnosis. And if you believe you have sustained one on the playing field find your athletic trainer!