Women and Girls
Women and girls have higher rates of concussion and more severe symptoms than their male counterparts. We highly recommend that you visit PinkConcussions.com for information and support.
"PinkConcussions is the FIRST EVER non-profit organization with a highly personal and urgent mission to improve the
- pre-injury education and
- post-injury medical care
for women and girls challenged by brain injury including concussion incurred from sport, violence, accidents, or military service." PinkConcussions.com
The PINK Concussions Panel: The Faces of Female Brain Injury was held at the National Institutes of Health's NIH Workshop "Understanding Brain Injury in Women" on Dec 18-19, 2017. PINK Concussions is the FIRST non-profit to focus on female brain injury including concussions from sport, domestic violence, accidents or military service.