It could be weeks after an incident, but a nagging headache could be the sign of something more serious than your average personal injury. Whether it was a car accident or a slip and fall at a retail location if you hit your head during an accident and have a headache after, it could be worthwhile to seek medical care and err on the side of caution. Even if you went to a hospital immediately following such an accident, something could have been missed, particularly if you were not yet showing symptoms of your injury.
Unsure if your headache could be linked to your recent accident? If there is any doubt, it makes good sense to see your doctor as soon as possible. For those convinced their injury could not have been the culprit as the accident was over a week ago, there are some causes of a brain injury you should consider before deciding the two are unrelated:
Symptoms of dizziness, confusion, disorientation, light-headedness, room-spinning sensations, and ringing of the ears can be the sign of a more serious issue. If you have a brain injury due to the negligence of another party, contact our team today for advice on your accident.