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  • Raynaud's phenomenon is a condition where blood flow to your fingers, toes, ears, or nose is restricted or interrupted. This occurs when the blood vessels in your hands or feet constrict. Episodes of constriction are called vasospasms.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Disorientation, the lack of being able to correctly identify oneself, one's location, or the date and time, is a sign of an altered mental status. An alteration in mental status is often an indication of a serious medical problem, requiring prompt medical attention.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:December 31, 2007
  • Disorientation is an altered mental state. A person who's disoriented may not know their location and identity or the time and date.

    It's often accompanied with other symptoms such as:

    • confusion, or being unable to think wi...
      Source:HLCMS
  • Seizures are changes in the brain's electrical activity. This change can cause dramatic, noticeable symptoms or it may not cause any symptoms. The symptoms of a severe seizure include violent shaking and a loss of control. However, mild seizures c...
    Source:HLCMS
  • It's up to you to help others know and understand how your epilepsy affects you. With knowledge comes understanding.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Epilepsy is a complex and often confusing disorder. It can be scary if a loved one has a seizure and you don't know what to expect or how to respond.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A nutritional deficiency occurs when the body doesn't absorb the necessary amount of a nutrient. Deficiencies can lead to a variety of health problems.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Dehydration takes place when your body loses more fluid than you drink. The most common cause of water loss from the body is excessive sweating.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bulimia nervosa is a potentially life-threatening eating disorder. Read about the symptoms and treatment options.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Mental health refers to your emotional and psychological well-being. Having good mental health helps you lead a happy and healthy life.
    Source:HLCMS
  • According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, about 15 percent of people in the U.S. have tried cocaine. Find out more about the effects of addiction.
    Source:HLCMS
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