Understanding Fainting – The Basics

What Is Fainting?Fainting also can be called syncope, which is a sudden, brief loss of consciousness and posture caused by lower blood flow to the brain. Many different conditions can cause fainting, these include issues such as seizures, irregular heartbeats, low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and, anemia (a shortage in functional oxygen-bearing cells). These conditions can also cause difficulties with how the nervous system (the human body’s system of nerves) controls…

October 6, 2019