Kids & Concussions

3.8 million concussions happen as a result of recreational activities and sports every year. Because concussions cause trauma to the brain, Dr. Joubin Mehta urges parents to put protective gear on their kids when biking and other activities where a child can get injured. If your child took a blow to the head during a sports activity and you’re not quite sure if he has a concussion, here are the signs to look out for: