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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Spells Of Staring Blankly

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What is the definition or description of: staring spells?

What is the definition or description of: staring spells?

Petit mal: Seizures are one description of staring spells. Sometimes a person is just zoning out. If the person is not responsive during the spell then needs to be seen and evaluated and have seizure activity ruled out. ...Read more

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Chill like full body jerks after head injury and staring spells are they seizures. They all started after head injury

Chill like full body jerks after  head injury and staring spells are they seizures.  They all started after head injury

Seizure: This is of concern. A neurologist can sort this out. Seizures after head trauma are often observed and need to be taken serious. We often recommend an MRI of the brain, an eeg and close neurological follow ups. ...Read more

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I have vision loss in the left eye, severe migraines, stiffness in the neck, and staring spells. Why could this be? I do not have a tumor or aneurysm.

I have vision loss in the left eye, severe migraines, stiffness in the neck, and staring spells. Why could this be? I do not have a tumor or aneurysm.

Loss of vision: What is your age? Is the vision loss constant or intermittent? Read the book, hypothyroidism, by broda barnes, from amazon.Com. He says 95% of migraines are caused by this. I had migraines for 30 years everyday, but not one since was started on Armour Thyroid 5 years ago. Try iodoral, an iodine pill that stimulates the thyroid. It is not a rx product. ...Read more

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Can serotonine imbalance cause you to stare blankly into space more often?Other causes of staring much more often in otherwise a healthy 25y.O. Person

Not serotonin : Staring off into space is a cardinal symptom of adhd. But it can also happen for many other reasons, including auditory deficiencies, learning disabilities, seizures, disinterest, depression, boredom, but not because of a serotonin imbalance (unless you call depression a serotonin imbalance). Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I correct a staring problem?

How can I correct a staring problem?

What do you mean?: When we say staring problems, we mean that you are looking at something and not connected to what is going on around you. The serious issue we see in children is petitmal epilepsy, which often goes undiagnosed. If the problem continues you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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When staring at a close object my background vision doubles and when i'm looking alway from the object.The object doubles what can this be?

When staring at a close object my background vision doubles and when i'm looking alway from the object.The object doubles what can this be?

Normal: You are converging your eyes to look at a close object so it changes the alignment of the distance things in your vision and vice versa. It happens to everyone but few people notice it. As long as the object that you are looking at is not double, it's ok. ...Read more