Blog Archive : May 2013

Dr. Debra Kissen posted a blog on May 24, 2013
Many individuals with panic disorder fear they will pass out from a panic attack, due to feeling dizzy, short of breath and lightheaded. The good news is that it is near impossible to pass out during a panic attack ( with the exception of blood phobias ) because during a panic attack blood pressure is increasing, in order to fuel the fight or flight responses. In contrast, passing out requires ...