I was only out for a few minutes, but now my left eye is red and swollen. I can barely see out of my left eye - everything is cloudy and out of focus. The area around it, forehead to cheek, it kind of numb and a bit swollen. Any idea what happened?
I've had the same kind of dizziness or light-headedness before. My heartrate gets really high and I can hear a rushing, pounding noise in my ears. Usually I just lie down for ten or fifteen minutes and it stops. Yesterday was the first time I actually blacked out and the only time I remember this perfect circle of little lights. The noise was deafening yesterday as well.
I'm thinking of going over to the walk-in clinic - the change in vision is really bothering me.
Passing out or losing consciousness is always a serious problem! Anyone who experiences such episodes should see their doctor to evaluate for more serious conditions. Your eye problem also sounds potentially serious - you should get your eyes checked for signs of trauma.
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