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What you are describing is called orthostatic hypotension or postural hypotension. A drop in your blood pressure occurs when you go from either lying...
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Maybe because your weak and or you don't eat enough everyday eat protein to help dizziness and also drink more that eight ounces of water every...
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Almost everyone has had a feeling of unsteadiness or a whirling sensation in their heads at some point in their lives. Usually it's chalked up to...
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No specific blood pressure reading is considered too low. It always depends upon how the person is feeling and his or her general health.In your case...
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You may have a condition called MDD (Mal de Debarquement), a type of vertigo that occurs after an individual gets off a boat, usually a cruise...
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I wonder if you do have a mold or dust problem or maybe caused by wall to wall carpet?...
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My husband had this some time ago--we were sent to a physical therapist, trained in a method from the Mayo Clinic.  It is based on the fact that...
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Lightheadedness is the feeling of weakness and faintness as if you are about to pass out. The symptoms tend to be short-lived, depending on the...
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I am not a doctor but wanted to respond to the nutritional aspects.  Some of the symptoms you list, such as frequent urination, are symtpoms...
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Dizziness can occur anytime during middle to late pregnancy.  Here's why it happens:The hormone progesterone dilates blood vessels so blood...
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I'm sorry to hear this. Frequent dizziness is more than an annoyance. It can cause you to fall and be injured.Unfortunately, the cause of your...
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Dizziness is a common complaint and often has resolved by the time the patient arrives to see a health care practitioner. Usually there is no rush to...
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How wonderful that you keep close tabs on your dad while he's in assisted living. It's great he has someone to help advocate for his health...