Concussion is the mild traumatic brain injury. It can occur after a bump to your head or after a whiplash-type injury that causes your head and brain to shake quickly back and forth. If you join impact sports such as football, wrestling, boxing there is a higher risk to get concussion.
Concussions may be accompanied by injuries to the spine. If you think a person has a neck or back injury, avoid moving them and call an ambulance for help. This will avoid causing further damage to the spine.
Best treatment for concussion after medical treatment and homeopathy is resting, especially resting the eyes. No phones, no movies, no screen time (or very limited time). Chiropractic treatment and massage helps a lot as well. Also reducing sugar, because of potential inflammation and increasing fluid(water) intake makes healing quicker.
Common symptoms of concussion;
Diplopia - double vision
Delay to answering questions - memory disturbances - injury to to spine
Dilated , unequal pupils,
Diarrhea following injury,
Audio disturbances - light, sound sensitivity
Learning disturbances - confusion
Regulating temperature problems - sweats etc.
Pains - not always associated with concussion
Depression - because healing process is slow and it makes person depress especially in children to see their friends playing, jumping and running around
Headache, and headache leading to nausea
Seizures, twitching, heaviness of head
Arnica is the number one remedy for this kind of traumas. In any case as a prevent internal bleeding very useful to use.
Arnica can minimize, stop, and reverse bleeding, swelling, and can even be of benefit for internal injuries as is often the case with concussions.
Hypericum is a homeopathic medicine that can be particularly valuable in trauma of the nervous system, which often occurs in head, neck or spine injuries. Complaints like stiff neck, whiplash, and pinched nerves may respond well to this medicine.
Aconite: Fear of death after accident. Tremendous amount of fear, shaking from fear.
Natrum Sulphuricum: When the depression involves after accident. Chronic headaches.
Cicuta: Cramping, twitching, electric shock kind pain, convulsions after injury. Childish behaviours.
Helleborus: Slowed psycho motor movements. Such as delay in understanding, and answering questions. Trouble with thinking and concentrating and remembering things.