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Dizziness? Worried...

My fifteen year old daughter was out running with some friends this morning. She came home about three hours ago complaining of a bad headache and dizziness. I had her lie down and drink some water and gatorade. She's still not feeling any better. She's not suffering any other symptoms. What would you do? Should I call a doctor?


Asked by Anonymous at 4:18 PM on Mar. 26, 2011 in Kids' Health

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Answers (8)
  • id call just to be safe.. i wouldnt take a chance on it getting worse

    Answer by kimsmith22 at 4:20 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Does your family have a history of migraines?

    Answer by LovableFox at 4:19 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • Id call the doctor just to be safe.

    Answer by DawnLauren at 4:22 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • call just to be safe. But for the dizziness she might have over done it running or could be an ear infection. Check to see if any pain or ears hurt.

    Answer by momindiana at 4:56 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • make sure she stays hydrated for sure. if she is pretty active, then 2-3 liters of water a day is good!
    i would also take her to a chiropractor.

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 6:57 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • I would call her doctor right away. If she still isn't better, I would take her to the emergency room.

    Answer by Chiqui52 at 10:45 PM on Mar. 26, 2011

  • I call the dr just to be safe.

    Answer by mlanderson at 10:42 PM on Mar. 28, 2011

  • Has she eaten anything? Exercise can cause blood glucose spikes & dips.

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 6:12 AM on Mar. 29, 2011