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whats does it mean when u stand up and stretching and u get very light headed and have to sit down?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:59 AM on Nov. 16, 2009 in Health

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  • That happens to me when i don't eat for a while. Or need to drink water. Are you eating?
    Mrs.Oriaku

    Answer by Mrs.Oriaku at 9:09 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • It means the blood pressure in your brain briefly dropped. This can happen if you are dehydrated or it can happen for no reason at all. Your body and heart just needed a moment to catch up. Try taking a few deep breaths to oxygenate your blood before standing, or stand up slower.
    michiganmom116

    Answer by michiganmom116 at 9:13 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

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