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Sometimes I wake up light headed and it goes away after awhile but this time when I felt light headed the entire day. What could this be?

Sometimes I wake up light headed and it goes away after awhile but this time when I felt light headed the entire day. What could this be?

Dehydration: It is probably dehydration. drink 3 to 4 :8 oz glasses of water and see if the lightheadedness goes away. Ake some motrin or tylenol for the headache. drink at least 2 liters of water on a daily basis. See how the water thing goes and you will be surprized ...Read more

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I was Exercising and I had to stop, after I felt light headed and I decided to take a sit on the chair but woke up on the floor. Can't remember anything. Should I be worried?

I was Exercising and I had to stop, after I felt light headed and I decided to take a sit on the chair but woke up on the floor. Can't remember anything. Should I be worried?

Worried enough...: You should be worried enough to see your doctor. It could be something simple like over heating but you really need an exam and some blood tests to make sure that you are okay. ...Read more

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For a little while I felt light headed, but when it went away I got a headache. Is that normal?

For a little while I felt light headed, but when it went away I got a headache. Is that normal?

HEADACHE: There must be a reason why you felt light headed followed by headache. Probably lack of sleep, eyestrain, hangover, etc because you are young and not related to some diseases. ...Read more

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Today I bent down to pick something up and my h eart started beating really fast. I felt light headed burdid did not faint. What could this mean?

Today I bent down to pick something up and my h eart started beating really fast. I felt light headed burdid did not faint. What could this mean?

Rythm problem: Possible that you may have induced some heart rythm abnormality, probably atrial by your position change or quick blood pressure change. Make sure you stay well hydrated and cut back on stimulants and try to get adequate sleep. If this recurs you should probably be checked by a cardiologist. ...Read more

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I fainted twice in last 3 months. I felt light headed and passed out. I woke up in a min or so. But was not feeling well. I rested for half am hour an?

I fainted twice in last 3 months. I felt light headed and passed out. I woke up in a min or so. But was not feeling well. I rested for half am hour an?

Fainting: There are lot of possibilities. It may result for anemia, neurological diseases, cardiac causes including rapid blood pressure changes. Need to see your physician. ...Read more

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I just started feeling nauseated I feel warm and hot certain smells are making it worse I felt light headed what is wrong with me?

I just started feeling nauseated I feel warm and hot certain smells are making it worse I felt light headed what is wrong with me?

See below: You may be having a migraine based on the symptoms that you are describing or you could be pregnant. See you doctor for an evaluation to confirm. ...Read more

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After I was done eating I felt light headed dizzy somewhat nasues had a pain in the middle of my chest felt confused what can it be?

After I was done eating I felt light headed dizzy somewhat nasues had a pain in the middle of my chest felt confused what can it be?

Maybe cardiac: This could be cardiac chest pain. You should see a doctor right away. If it happens again, go to the er by ambulance. The other likely causes include heartburn, muscle pain, and lung inflammation like a mild infection. However, cardiac chest pain is life-threatening. ...Read more

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Hello. I'm 16 and I've just suffered from my first ever panic attack. One of the worst experiences ever. I felt light headed dizzy and was unable to c?

Hello. I'm 16 and I've just suffered from my first ever panic attack. One of the worst experiences ever. I felt light headed dizzy and was unable to c?

Panic attacks: Can be very frightening but if you are otherwise healthy will not harm you physically. Start w/a visit to your doctor. If he/she says all is well medically and the panic continues see a mental health professional who will teach you ways to cope w/them. Consider a clinical psychologist. See www. Relaxationresponse. Org for some self-help. ...Read more

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The other day I took a morning walk. Later on that day my aunt asked me to go outside so that we could talk and all of a sudden I felt light headed and nauseated. When I went back into the house I was okay. What could that be?

The other day I took a morning walk. Later on that day my aunt asked me to go outside so that we could talk and all of a sudden I felt light headed and nauseated. When I went back into the house I was okay. What could that be?

Reflex migraine: Some people are very sensitive to bright sunlight or flickering light through trees. These stimuli can induce a migraine type reaction with nausea, vertigo, and near faint feelings. Wear tinted sunglasses and hats and avoid abrupt sunlight. Do not know it this was the cause, but at least a possible cause. ...Read more

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Was playing basketball felt light headed also got echo in the ear what can it be...?

Was playing basketball felt light headed also got echo in the ear what can it be...?

Overexertion: You may have overexerted yourself or became dehydrated with symptoms related to decreased blood flow to brain. Drink lots of water and take breaks where appropriate. ...Read more

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I am 25 female. Last few days I have felt light headed almost fainted, hard time breathing while lying down and chest feels tight.?

I am 25 female. Last few days I have felt light headed almost fainted, hard time breathing while lying down and chest feels tight.?

Mgt: I think you should go to the ED. One possible cause may be a blood clot in your lungs. They may order some testing after an evaluation. Other causes may include GERD and aspiration, asthma or an infection. ...Read more

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I had a black out as I felt light headed. I fell on the floor and hit my head on the ground. Couldn't remember that I fell. Woke up with neck pain?

I had a black out as I felt light headed. I fell on the floor and hit my head on the ground. Couldn't remember that I fell. Woke up with neck pain?

Syncope: This condition is called Syncope. There are several reasons as to why one would pass out. Any doctor would need more information by talking to you to properly assess what's might be going on. I would strongly advise that you either talk to one of us or see your family physician in person, about this. This could be something as simple as dehydration or much worse as cardiac disease. ...Read more

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Hello. I had sex recently and when I was done I started to shiver, had problem breathing and felt light headed can somebody help me? Thanks

Hello. I had sex recently and when I was done I started to shiver, had problem breathing and felt light headed can somebody help me? Thanks

1st time?: Question: Was this your 1st time having sex?, First time feeling this way after having sex? Or both?

Autonomic functions such as heartrate, respiratory rate, blood pressure, cortisol levels are all elevated during sexual activities and these in turn can make people feel light headed, and tremulous due to what is known as sympathetic overdrive. The condition is transient. ...Read more

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Last night I had an episode when I felt light headed like I was gna pass out and I had the shakes and nausa. The doc said its anxiety. What will help?

Last night I had an episode when I felt light headed like I was gna pass out and I had the shakes and nausa. The doc said its anxiety. What will help?

Anxiety attacks: Anxiety can have psychological as well as physical symptoms which can be terrifying and disabling at times. Panic attacks can be very severe too. We have a lot better and safer ways to treat anxiety now a days with therapy and medications discuss with your psych about the recommendations depending on your specific issues will help. ...Read more

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Doctor said my blood pressure was low I felt light headed then today at the store I felt like passing out I check blood pres & was low should I worry?

Doctor said my blood pressure was low I felt light headed then today at the store I felt like passing out I check blood pres & was low should I worry?

No data: You did not share even one specific vital sign or symptom on which to give you a medical opinion. How low is your blood pressure? What are you feeling? What is your medical history? How much do you weigh? What medications are you taking? ...Read more

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Just got diareah today and I'm sweating. No other symptoms. I felt light headed yesterday but I was moving furniture. What could this be?!

Just got diareah today and I'm sweating. No other symptoms. I felt light headed yesterday but I was moving furniture. What could this be?!

Diarrhea: Could be from Gastroenteritis or inflammatory bowl diseases or irritable bowl syndrome or fecal impaction. Based on your history a viral gastroenteritis is more likely, oral rehydration is very impotrtant ...Read more

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Went shopping after work, just walking into the store I felt light headed, saw spots in front of eyes, had difficulty focusing, broke into a sweat?

Went shopping after work, just walking into the store I felt light headed, saw spots in front of eyes, had difficulty focusing, broke into a sweat?

What time was it?: We need more info if this was the first time, if you've eaten anything since lunch or breakfast? What is your past medical, ocular, surgical, trauma, social, sexual histories to see if it's related. If you hadn't eaten anything or were fasting, you may have been hypoglycemic. What was your BP? Sugar level? Or it could be ocular in origin only. Need more details to help you further. ...Read more

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I had clear raw egg like discharge today my breasts are very sore to touch and I felt light headed does this mean I'm ovulating?

I had clear raw egg like discharge today my breasts are very sore to touch and I felt light headed does this mean I'm ovulating?

Possibly: It's possible, but more information is needed. Best indicator of ovulation is daily morning body temperature. Best if rectal temp on first awakening. Measure it daily, your temp rises when you ovulate. ...Read more

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Sitting watching tv and felt light headed shacking pounding heart excess sweating noushous this has happened 2 times in 2 days at diff times?

Sitting watching tv and felt light headed shacking pounding heart excess sweating noushous this has happened 2 times in 2 days at diff times?

Arrythmias: You might be having episodic rapid heart beat and its effects (cardiac tachy arrythmias). You need to see a cardiologist and get an ekg, holter monitor and/or event monitor to record arrythmias. ...Read more

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Fluttering feeling in heart, beating fast and hard also. I felt light headed and really warm, was shaking, felt like I was going to die. Panic attack?

Fluttering feeling in heart, beating fast and hard also. I felt light headed and really warm, was shaking, felt like I was going to die. Panic attack?

Panic attack: You are a Precious Human Being!
I understand your distress.
These symptoms indicate Anxiety/ Panic attack.
Alcohol, Cocaine, and Amphetamines can cause or make symptoms worse.
Please go to ER for Diagnosis and Treatment. ...Read more

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After waking up from a short nap yesterday: I had difficulties breathing, felt light headed, my right eye started twitching and my face felt numb.

After waking up from a short nap yesterday: I had difficulties breathing, felt light headed, my right eye started twitching and my face felt numb.

Mgt: I would advise seeing the ED. Your symptoms may represent a number of conditions, including an embolic event. Please see the ED right away. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm currently suffering from anxiety because I used to drink a Los of energy drinks. I was worried because my nervous system was going crazy I felt light headed and dizzy every day. Until I got my first panic attack. I went to get my urine and blood c

Hi, I'm currently suffering from anxiety because I used to drink a Los of energy drinks. I was worried because my nervous system was going crazy I felt light headed and dizzy every day. Until I got my first panic attack. I went to get my urine and blood c

Magnesium, meditation: Not entirely sure what your question is but energy drinks are high in caffeine & sugar which can be dangerous so it's wise to stop. Caffeine withdrawal can cause anxiety but lasts just a few days. Eat healthy foods, minimize sweets, take a good B Complex & Magnesium taurate or glycinate, herbs like Tulsi Tea & Ashwagandha, meditate/ practice slow deep breathing, exercise and get adequate sleep. ...Read more

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