Dizziness when arising from a chair

Low vitamin B12 levels have long been known to result in orthostatic hypotension – inability to maintain adequate blood pressure when arising from a sitting position. [Clinical Autonomic Research 2004]  Add low vitamin D levels to the list of vitamin deficiencies associated with orthostatic hypotension, particularly in older women. [Journal American Society Hypertension July 5, 2016]

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