One Soldier's Story

A minority of concussion/mTBI patients report symptoms lasting a month or longer, and it's these patients you're most likely to be seeing in civilian practice. Read this account of one soldier's more complicated recovery:

Timm Lovitt: A Flashlight Out of the Dark

A Flashlight Out of the Dark

"I found that connecting with others who 'got it' was my way to flip the switch, my way to get my hands on the flashlight — my flashlight out of that dark space."


The treatment of longer-lasting effects of concussion is described in the next section.