The Fainting Phenomenon: Understanding Why People Faint and What to do about It
The Fainting Phenomenon: Understanding Why People Faint and What to do about It
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Title: The Fainting Phenomenon: Understanding Why People Faint and What to do about It
ISBN10: 1405148411
ISBN13: 978-1405148412
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages: 144 pages
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 2 edition (January 2, 2007)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1625 kb
Size epub: 1416 kb
Rating: 4.1 ✪
Votes: 255
Category: Other
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences
Fainting, the sudden and often unpredictable loss of consciousness, can be a frightening experience. While often benign, fainting can sometimes be the sign of serious illness. Recurrent fainting can significantly disrupt a person’s life, and make them prone to injury and, on occasion, death.

The Fainting Phenomenon, Second Edition is a valuable information resource for anyone whose life is affected by fainting.

Written for the layperson, this book will help you:


  • Understand the different reasons why people faint and their significance
  • Seek proper medical attention and treatment
  • Deal with related conditions such as Postural Tachycardia Syndrome and Orthostatic Hypertension


This is an indispensable and reassuring guide for parents, families and care givers.