Get a HEADS UP: Help Get Concussion Info on Every Sideline
Create a Safe Sport Culture
Athletes thrive when they have fun playing their sport and receive positive messages from their coaches and parents about reporting concussion symptoms. Learn more
All concussions are serious.
A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury that causes chemical changes in the brain and sometimes results in stretching and damaging of the brain cells. Learn more
Playing or practicing with a concussion is dangerous.
While an athlete's brain is still healing, he or she is much more likely to have another concussion putting them at risk for a more serious brain injury or even death. Learn more
Concussions affect each athlete differently.
Most athletes with a concussion feel better within a couple of weeks. However, for some, symptoms may last longer. Learn more