As the school season returns kids are preparing for sports and other extra curricular activities they participate in. Concussions are a result of an direct impalement to the head and are classified as a mild traumatic brain injury. This type of injury is one of the more common lacterations an individual will sustain during game time. Taking the appropriate actions such as checking your children’s equipment validating that it fits properly and is in quality condition, is crucial in preventing injuries. High school sports such as football account for the highest number of concussions while playing. Symptoms should never be overlooked or downplayed, it is imperative to recognize the severity of a concussion. Remember, always follow your primary health cares professional guidance and recovery path when to continue your normal physical activities.