Latest Vasovagal episode Stories
Fainting is a fairly common occurrence in our society and about 25 percent of us will experience it at some point in our life. And now, a new study has found that there is a strong link between fainting and family.
A new definition of syncope â€“ most commonly perceived as an episode of fainting â€“ makes its diagnosis more precise and now dependent on a specific cause.
British doctors announced details on Friday of a 25 year old woman who frequently passed out after eating sandwiches or a carbonated beverage.
Patients in a dentist's chair can experience dizziness, lightheadedness, palpitations, nausea, sweating and hyperventilation, a paper by a U.S. dentist said.
You see it in movies or while viewing your favorite sitcom; a scene at the doctor's office where the character inevitably gets a little woozy which leads to a fainting spell.
Plain tap or bottled water may buoy the health of people with low blood pressure who faint while they're standing, says a British study in the latest issue of the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.
- An armed gangster.