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Excessive Yawning

Information about Excessive Yawning

We Have to Know about the Excessive Yawning

  • Yawning involves involuntarily opening the mouth while taking a long, deep breath of air. This is usually done as a result of drowsiness or tiredness
  • Excessive yawning is yawning that happens more often even if drowsiness or weariness is present
  • Yawning is a normal response to fatigue and drowsiness, but excessive yawning can be caused by a vasovagal reaction. This reaction is caused by the action of a nerve, called the vagus nerve, on the blood vessels. It may indicate a heart problem

Causes of Excessive Yawning

  • Normal yawning may happen when someone else yawns
  • Drowsiness or weariness
  • Disorders associated with excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Vasovagal reaction (Heart attack)

Medical advice for Excessive Yawning

  • When excessive yawning is unexplained
  • The yawning is associated with excessive daytime sleepiness
Excessive Yawning
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