Concussion, Get the Facts

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Thursday April 11 2013
Type: Class
Location: Lee's Summit Medical Center, Arbor Room

Concussions are a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) caused by a blow or jolt to the head. The injury can range from mild to severe and can disrupt the way the brain normally works. An athlete does not have to lose consciousness to sustain a concussion. Come learn about the symptoms of concussion and how concussion can impact performance in school, work, and activities of daily living. Learn how to recognize symptoms and encourage those impacted to seek treatment. To register, go to lsparks.net or call (816) 969-1500. In conjunction with Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation.