It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Heart Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-24-2008, 06:24 AM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Lampasas,Tx,USA
Posts: 1
d5Doug HB User
Son's dilemma

My Son has played football through school and recently joined the Marine Corps. He has passed Basic and started into advanced training which includes rigorous water training. The first week he passes out in the pool, the Doc says he has low blood sugar and he was concerned about his EKG so he scheduled him to see a heart spec. while waiting for the appointment he finds if he does anything strenuous he somtimes feels like he could pass out again. Any ideas. Worried Dad. Thanks

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 02-24-2008, 07:01 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Alabama
Posts: 778
Mileena42 HB User
Re: Sons delima

I don't really know what might cause this. Have you considered stress since he is in advanced training? Stress and anxiety can do horrible things to your mind and body. Other than this, Mitral Valve Prolapse can cause dizziness and passing out in some people. I wonder what the EKG showed that caused concern? Was it just showing PVCs or extra beats? I know how worried and concerned you must be and I wish both you and your son the best!

Mileena

 
Old 02-24-2008, 04:21 PM   #3
Inactive
(female)
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: NEVADA ,MISSOURI USA
Posts: 1,083
hopesprings2 HB User
Re: Son's dilemma

might be low blood preasure or low sugar

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
I've lost my Son to Alcohol Hopeand Pray Family & Friends of Addicts and Alcoholics 16 09-10-2011 12:17 AM
Son won't get out of bed goingdaffy Parenting Issues 45 07-17-2010 10:08 PM
My Son's Friend Struggling With Diabetes .... vja4Him Diabetes 2 04-30-2010 09:30 PM
Need advice for my 17 year old son luckygem13 Family & Friends of the Mentally Ill 13 10-23-2007 02:24 AM
Update on son and questions cram315 Bipolar Disorder 13 08-04-2007 08:11 AM
8yr old son trapped fingers Sharon76 Children's Health 8 05-02-2006 08:33 AM
help w/ 9 year-old son zuzu23 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) 11 07-09-2005 10:46 PM
My boyfriend's son Dido_H Relationship Health 6 06-07-2005 06:09 AM
Sad about Son and the past woodfaery Bipolar Disorder 2 04-08-2005 02:38 PM
Dilemma, where are you? Worried! Charlyssa Eating Disorder Recovery 5 11-18-2004 03:45 PM




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:38 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!