Years ago I was in an area where a strobe light turned on.

All of a sudden something clicked and I immediately felt very sick. I remember my vision was blurry, my pupils were dilated and I felt like I was in a dream.

I remember feeling very disconnected from myself and it really freaked me out.

Does anyone know if this could have a spiritual aspect, just a small seizure, or any other information?

Thank You.

asked 15 Sep '10, 01:45

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closed 30 Dec '11, 11:51

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Barry Allen ♦♦

Back2Basics, please don't destroy previous questions you have asked. It is unfair to those who have gone to the trouble to provide answers. Thanks

(23 May '11, 18:41) Barry Allen ♦♦

Barry, I would like to delete this question please for privacy reasons, I tried to use the delete option but it is blocked. could you please delete it for me?

(23 May '11, 18:48) Back2Basics

Are you able to edit/rewrite the question instead to remove the problem issues without changing the meaning of it?

(23 May '11, 18:52) Barry Allen ♦♦

No sir....................

(23 May '11, 19:09) Back2Basics

Is it not possible for you to remove any personally identifying information from your profile? Deleting long-established questions that others have answered for you creates an awkward situation

(23 May '11, 19:35) Barry Allen ♦♦

I understand but I could have a lot more awkward situations to say the least if it is not delete, please.

(23 May '11, 19:52) Back2Basics

As moderators, one of our primary goals is to uphold the integrity of the site. I suggest you post comments under the answers of the two people who have answered below and get their consent to delete this question, which will also delete their answers. Once that consent is obtained below from each of them, we'll delete the question. Please understand that, even after deletion, this question will still be cached in many places around the internet and will still be viewable to anyone with more than 10,000 reputation points.

(23 May '11, 20:02) Barry Allen ♦♦

In the meantime, I have closed the question to prevent anyone else from answering

(23 May '11, 20:28) Barry Allen ♦♦

ok... thank you

(24 May '11, 01:27) Back2Basics
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The question has been closed for the following reason "No longer relevant" by Barry Allen 30 Dec '11, 11:51

Well, strobe lights can cause seizures. I'm hesitant to say anything else because I am not a doctor, and whatever it was, your ability to do something about the acute condition from a medical standpoint is probably long since gone, unless it is a chronic condition.

I don't think you need anything else rolling around in your head, including speculation about a medical condition that may or may not exist. We all already have enough negative beliefs as it is.


answered 15 Sep '10, 04:16

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Hi Vesuvius, do I have your consent to delete this question please? Thank You.

(23 May '11, 20:25) Back2Basics

@Barry: The system is preventing me from deleting my answer. You have my permission to delete it.

(23 May '11, 21:49) Vesuvius

Thanks Vesuvius

(23 May '11, 21:52) Barry Allen ♦♦

thanks Vesuvius

(24 May '11, 01:27) Back2Basics
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Do you still have any of these same symptoms, and what is stopping you from going to see your doctor? When was the last time you went into a dark room with strobe lights? Do you feel comfortable about putting yourself through this test again, to test the experience once more to see what will happen, or do you believe you had a Petit Mal Seizure?

Here is some information from e medicine health: Children with absence seizures (petit mal) develop a loss of awareness with staring or blinking, which starts and stops quickly. There are no convulsive movements. These children return to normal as soon as the seizure stops.

Why do you think this experience might have been spiritually inclined, and for what purpose?

The most logical explanation for your experience appears to be the Petit Mal Seizure, unless of course someone else had a similar experience as yours, and can prove that it was of a spiritual nature.


answered 15 Sep '10, 04:31

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Most lightly, if you think that you have ruled out all medical possibility, the fact is you are your own best judge.

(16 Sep '10, 05:49) Inactive User ♦♦

Hi Vee, do I have your consent to delete this question please? Thank You.

(23 May '11, 20:25) Back2Basics

The question is closed, so there is no need for you to delete it!

(26 May '11, 04:25) Inactive User ♦♦
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