Concussion Facts


1.6 – 3.6 Million recreational and sports-related concussions occur each year in the United States alone.


90% of sports-related concussions take place without the individual losing consciousness.


40% of athletes with concussions return to play before they should, putting them at risk for additional injury.

3 - 4x More

After a concussion, athletes are 3-4x more likely to sustain another within the same season.


29% of people who have had a concussion say they’ve suffered long term effects, most commonly headaches.


Concussion diagnosis for people under the age of 22 has risen by 500% since 2010.

1 in 10

Less than 1 in 10 people with concussion lose consciousness on impact.


20% of teens said they have been diagnosed with at least one concussion.


6% of teens have been diagnosed with multiple concussions.

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