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Syncope, also known as fainting, is a loss of consciousness and muscle strength characterized by a fast onset, short duration, and spontaneous recovery.

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Some causes of unexplained fainting are harmless, or can be addressed with simple lifestyle changes. Others are more serious. An insertable cardiac monitor  ...

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UNEXPLAINED FAINTING. Fainting is a common problem accounting for 1-3% of emergency department visits and 6% of hospital admissions in the U.S. each ...

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Apr 2, 2017 ... Understand the basics of fainting from the experts at WebMD.

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Dec 23, 2015 ... The medical term for fainting is syncope. Fainting is a sudden loss of consciousness, usually temporary and typically caused by a lack of ...

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Fainting or syncope can be caused by dehydration, medications, diabetes, pregnancy, anemia, heart conditions, age, and more. Diagnosis and treatment ...

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Sep 15, 2015 ... Fainting happens when you lose consciousness for a short amount of time because your brain isn't getting enough oxygen. The medical term ...

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Read about the causes of fainting. Fainting (syncope) is caused by a temporary reduction in blood flow to the brain. This can occur for a number of reasons.

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May 27, 2016 ... Fainting or syncope can be caused by heart problems, stress, environmental situations, neurological problems, migraine, and medications.