Children's Hospital Colorado

Concussion Articles

Check out the latest articles on concussions from our sports medicine experts.

Emotional Effects of Concussion

Along with the common physical symptoms of a concussion, young athletes may experience emotional changes. The emotional effects of concussions differ from patient to patient, which is why monitoring and proper care are so important. Learn more here.

Return to Play After a Concussion

Experts at our Concussion Program talk about rest, recovery and minimizing the risk for Second Impact syndrome in children with concussions. Learn which tools and tests are used to determine if your child can return to play after a concussion.

Concussion Facts for Families with Young Athletes

Looking for concussion facts and resources you can rely on? Learn about concussions, myths to avoid, long-term effects and treatment options from our team of experts.