Latest Vasovagal episode Stories

Fainting Studies Conducted In Twins Show Strong Genetic Ties
2012-08-07 10:35:09

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.

2009-08-31 10:32:06

A new definition of syncope – most commonly perceived as an episode of fainting – makes its diagnosis more precise and now dependent on a specific cause.

2008-12-19 09:55:00

British doctors announced details on Friday of a 25 year old woman who frequently passed out after eating sandwiches or a carbonated beverage.

2008-11-26 16:26:25

Patients in a dentist's chair can experience dizziness, lightheadedness, palpitations, nausea, sweating and hyperventilation, a paper by a U.S. dentist said.

2008-11-26 15:32:04

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.

2004-12-07 08:32:33

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.

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