#sports Bulldogs Luke Thompson reveals he was going through concussion hell when he saved his mum's life

#sports Bulldogs Luke Thompson reveals he was going through concussion hell when he saved his mum’s life

#sports activities Bulldogs Luke Thompson reveals he was going through concussion hell when he saved his mum’s life

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‘My head was simply banging, I did not wish to go away the home’: Bulldogs star Luke Thompson was going through concussion HELL when he dashed dwelling to England to assist his mom combat sickness that left her ‘shiny yellow’

  •  Bulldogs enforcer opens up about battle with severe concussion signs
  •  Thompson needed to fly dwelling and take critically in poor health mom to hospital
  •  Thompson makes his return for the Bulldogs towards the Eels

Bulldogs prop Luke Thompson has spilled all about his return dwelling to England with severe concussion signs and saving his mum’s life who has been affected by severe well being issues.

The 27-year-old English powerhouse was initially sidelined after struggling a concussion whereas enjoying towards the Dragons on May 29. 

The ongoing signs included blurred imaginative and prescient, migraines and have been so extreme that he would spend days at dwelling in a darkened room.

Luke Thompson is pictured playing for the Bulldogs in 2021

Luke Thompson is pictured enjoying for the Bulldogs in 2021

Thompson has been strong for the Bulldogs since joining in 2020 from St Helens. Thompson has suffered concussion symptoms in 2022.

Thompson has been sturdy for the Bulldogs since becoming a member of in 2020 from St Helens. Thompson has suffered concussion signs in 2022.

‘For the primary few weeks, it was fairly dangerous,’ Thompson informed the Sydney Morning Herald.

‘I had complications and I did not wish to exit of the home some days as a result of my head was banging.

‘I keep in mind the week after the [Dragons] recreation, the week after we had Penrith and that was the week the physician informed me to sit down out as a result of I nonetheless had signs.

‘It was an evening recreation, the total lights have been on and there was the group. I sat there and I could not even watch the sport, my head was simply banging.’

The complications weren’t Thompson’s solely issues, although. His mum Julie, again dwelling in England, was fighting a long-standing sickness – and he or she wasn’t getting the care she desperately wanted.

Thompson flew home to England in June to be with his seriously ill mother

Thompson flew dwelling to England in June to be with his critically in poor health mom

Thompson acquired a name from his brother saying that he did not suppose their mom had lengthy left to stay, so the prop acquired a airplane ticket dwelling.

 ‘She’s not been too properly for some time, however on the age of 54 I’ve not seen that coming. She was a bit in denial with what’s going on, she was jaundiced and shiny yellow.

‘My brother could not persuade her to go to the hospital. I stayed with for 3 nights and managed to steer her to go to the hospital. If I hadn’t gone dwelling, she may not be right here now.’

The time Thompson spent with his mom did them each good. Julie is now getting the care she wants and the previous St Helens enforcer’s concussion signs have abated.

Luke Thompson (centre) with brother Adam (left) and father Mark (right)

Luke Thompson (centre) with brother Adam (left) and father Mark (proper)

The Canterbury membership gave Thompson on a regular basis and help he wanted all through the weird ordeal – and the ahead is now very eager to get again on the paddock and present his gratitude. 

 ‘I really like what I do. I come to coaching every single day to raised myself and be one of the best I could be. This offers me extra fireplace within the stomach and I wish to thank the membership for all the help they’ve given me. It’s been a troublesome 12 months and I wish to pay them again with efficiency on the sector.’

The bulldozing prop has been named on the prolonged bench for Saturday’s recreation towards the Eels, and little question the Bulldogs – who’re in thirteenth place on the NRL ladder – might be joyful to have him again.

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