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Is there a cure for a concussion?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

There are no cures for concussions. In most cases, the person with a concussion just needs to rest until all the symptoms abate. Some of the pain associated with a concussion, like a headache, can be treated by acetaminophen. Do not take aspirin or other blood thinners.

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