Fainting, the sudden and often unpredictable loss of consciousness,can be a frightening experience. While often benign, fainting cansometimes be the sign of serious illness. Recurrent fainting cansignificantly disrupt a person's life, and make them prone toinjury and, on occasion, death.
The Fainting Phenomenon, Second Edition is a valuableinformation resource for anyone whose life is affected byfainting.
Written for the layperson, this book will help you:
* * Understand the different reasons why people faint and theirsignificance
* Seek proper medical attention and treatment
* Deal with related conditions such as Postural TachycardiaSyndrome and Orthostatic Hypertension
This is an indispensable and reassuring guide for parents,families and care givers.