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everytime you hit your head isn't a concussion.
excessive anxiety can cause headaches and dizziness and trouble focusing
you have seen your PCP doctor already who doesn't think you had a concussion.
it doesn't sound like you have increased risks at all for brain problems from concussion
I suspect that all of your symptoms of headaches and dizziness are from your anxiety symptoms
yes, you are safe to fly.
are you on medication to treat your anxiety?
no, decreased air pressure on airplane flights don't increase post concussion symptoms.
you are not at risks for head trauma. you are not playing contact sports which increase risks for concussion.
that was a freak accident when you were hit by the board.
you don't have to stress about future accidents.
this only worsens your anxiety and worry.
I am a MD doctor who specializes in oncology and cancer therapy
we have extra training for brain and neurology issues.
yes, I have experience in concussion.
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