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Stroke

Light headedness in mornings

10/17/2007

Question:

I am a 48 yr old female in excellent health with excellent blood pressure. However, I experience light headedness in the mornings, even after breakfast while walking my dog.

Should I be concerned?

Answer:

Yes. Please, seek evaluation by your primary care physician. The list of lightheadedness causes is large and your primary care physician will perform some tests to determine the etiology of your dizziness.

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Response by:

Yousef  Mohammad, MD, MSc Yousef Mohammad, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor
Director, Stroke Fellowship Program
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University