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Felt Light Headed
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?
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
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
I was trying to get my neck pulse then I felt light headed and my head is going to explode. Is this normal?
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 just started feeling nauseated I feel warm and hot certain smells are making it worse I felt light headed what is wrong with me?
My 15 year old girlfriend was walking for a few minutes in the sun and she said she felt light headed and it hurt to breathe what does that mean?
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?
During a new exercise regime I felt light headed breathless, sick and then I fainted after I was very weak, then had lucozade and felt fine.?
Urgent eval: You should be checked for heart issues immediately, that's not normal at all... ...Read more
I'm 16, female I started my period this morning but before I felt light headed and been having headaches even on my period also what can the cause be?
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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?
What could be cauing the numbness and tingling in my face I get headacks almost every day. But today was different I started out with one I stood up and got dizzy and about ten min. Later my face felt numb and my face was tingling and felt light headed.
It: It is is numb and tingly on one side, you could have had a cardiovascular accident, and if that is the case, I recommend being seen at the er now. ...Read more
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?!
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
I just got off my period two days ago, yesterday my boyfriend and I had sex. A couple minutes after, I went to the bathroom, and when I came back out I felt light-headed and nauseous, then my vision went completely white and I actually passed out. After c
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?
When I went to the store I felt light headed and my left leg felt weak can it be related to pinched nerves or lower back pain what can I do?
Yes: It is possible. You should see your primary care doctor immediately. ...Read more
Sitting watching tv and felt light headed shacking pounding heart excess sweating noushous this has happened 2 times in 2 days at diff times?
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?
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
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