Concussions happen in the most unexpected ways. Watch these inspirational stories of human hope and resilience so you can learn from them.
Sierra has had over 7 concussions from ATV accidents, dirt bike accidents, and soccer, and has experienced concussion symptoms ever since.
Alex O’Brien, rugby player in Ireland, talks about the concussion symptoms he experienced after sustaining a hit to the head.
Madison MacDonald started noticing concussion symptoms in her sophomore year that were affecting her academic and sports performance.
As an athlete, fitness coach, and schoolteacher, Kristen is familiar with concussions in sports.
Chantal suffers from post concussion syndrome after a concussion she got in a car accident 2 years ago.
Marisa got her concussion from a seizure that caused her to hit her head on the ground.
Natasha has had 2 diagnosed concussions and is still experiencing concussion symptoms more than 3 years later.
Claire has had over 20 concussions, starting at the age of 10, and has experienced concussion headaches since.
Illona has had 3 concussions in the past 3 years.
Jenna got her concussion from slipping and hitting her head on the refrigerator, then falling backwards and hitting her head again on the ground.
Baseline testing is one of the best ways to prepare for a concussion.