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Orgasm (Definition)

Conventionally, orgasm is the culmination of sexual arousal (and may be repeated) and typically produces great pleasure through direct genital stimulation of the male penis and female clitoris. However, orgasm may also be achieved via the brain or as a reflex arc. The physical characteristics are an explosive peak & repeated neuromuscular action causing release of male ...Read more


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Can an orgasm induce seizures?

Can an orgasm induce seizures?

Very rarely: There are rare cases of orgasm being the event to trigger seizure I suggest you consult a neurologist for more details and Rx if nec ...Read more

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What can trigger a seizure?

What can trigger a seizure?

Anything: Stress, light, any diseases in body the lead to toxins, hypoglycemia, starvation.Tumors of brain, medications, dehydration, strokes, etc. Almost anything. ...Read more

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Can seizures be triggered by flashing lights?

Can seizures be triggered by flashing lights?

Yes: The routein EEG usually includes a flashing light segment to see if this brings out abnormal brain wave activity that could be related to seizures. Eeg studies without this segment are considered incomplete. ...Read more

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What are the triggers of complex partial seizures?

What are the triggers of complex partial seizures?

Poor brain control: Partial seizures occur in patients with a region of irritated brain. If they abuse themselves and do not sleep well, eat poorly, and indulge in drugs or alcohol, the brain will react with a complex partial seizure. Medication will often control this disorder, but if doses are missed, then serious seizures may occur. Tumors may present with partial seizures and need prompt treatment. ...Read more

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My girlfriend recently told me that she's epileptic, What might trigger a seizure and what should I do if one happens?

What 2do 4 seizure: Seizures are more likely in the setting of sleep-deprivation, infection, and medication withdrawal / irregular use. When you see someone with a seizure, help them to the ground, so they cannot fall, turn them to one side, and give them some time to recover. Most seizures last 30-90 sec. If the sz does not stop in 5 min, call 911. ...Read more

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What triggers seizures ?

What triggers seizures ?

What doesn't?: Dehydration, use of illicit drugs, infections both at the level of the brain and spinal cord as well as anywhere else in the body medications, flashing lights, noncompliance with anti-seizure medication regimen, strokes, metabolic disorders, trauma to the head, hyperventilation. Does that list seem complete enough to cover whatever you might be thinking? There very well may be other causes as well ...Read more

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Can the strobe light trigger seizures?

Can the strobe light trigger seizures?

Yes: For some reason, in some people with seizures, a strobe light may stimulate the brain to have seizure activity. ...Read more

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What are the causes that triggers a seizure?

Child or adult?: Causes of seizures in infants and children can include a high fever and a condition called pku (phenylketonuria). In adults, there are many possible causes including brain tumor, low blood sugar, head injury, some illegal drugs (pcp, cocaine, "speed"), stroke, toxemia of pregnancy, epilepsy, and many more. If someone has a seizure for the first time, a doctor needs to do tests to find out why. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Seizures (Uncontrollable Jerking Of Limbs) (Definition)

A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical imbalances, sleep deprivation, etc. ...Read more


Dr. William Singer
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Convulsion (Definition)

Convulsions are rhythmic contractions of all muscles in the body, which create a violent rhythmic motion. A common type of convulsion is ...Read more