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Old 02-06-2009, 09:36 AM   #31 (permalink)
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Are you sure your just not drunk?
All joking aside, that is no good. How did it happen, if you don't me asking?
I was freeriding, hit a patch of ice and went down like a sack of potatoes. I only remember bits and pieces of after the incident, and that included a heck of alot of saying, "I don't remember anything. I don't remember what I did, eat, studied," etc etc. And that was incredibly terrifying. Like whoever it was that said you don't need to lose consciousness completely, it's true!
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Old 02-06-2009, 01:30 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Second Impact Syndrome (SIS).


Google it ya'll. Our understanding of Traumatic Brain Injury is evolving. Most experts would recommend 3 weeks of non-contact activities after a concussion.

Helmet or no helmet.
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Old 02-08-2009, 08:31 PM   #33 (permalink)
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No concussion here, never had one, but I can tell you what, my helmet saved me from TWO concussions today, two times went over a ridge too fast got airborne and landed backside hitting the back of my head, twice. Not fun. Still a bit sore in the neck, but no blackouts.

THANK YOU HELMET!

Ok, so I can't say I would have had a blackout without a helmet, but I was seeing black spots in my vision after the first one.
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