Health Tip: Watch for Symptoms of Seizure05/02/12
(HealthDay News) -- Seizures occur when normal electrical
activity in the brain is disrupted. Depending on the portion of the
brain that's affected, seizures can cause different symptoms.
Womenshealth.gov mentions these potential warning signs of a
- Stiff muscles, or twitching and jerking of the muscles.
- Falling or losing consciousness.
- Sudden nausea.
- Seeing, hearing, smelling, feeling or tasting things that
- Strange behavior, such as walking in circles, smacking lips or
- Staring into space or blanking out momentarily.
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