Fainting - Topic Overview
What should you do about fainting?
If you know you tend to faint at certain times (such as
when you get a shot or have blood drawn), it may help to:
- Sit with your head between your knees or lie
down if you feel faint or have warning signs such as feeling dizzy, weak, warm,
or sick to your stomach.
- Drink plenty of fluids so you don't get
- Stand up slowly.
You may need to see a doctor if you have ongoing dizziness or fainting.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
January 02, 2013
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