- Ford Vox: Reason for Clinton's near fainting spell is likely as her doctor described, though conspiracy theorists will exploit it
- He says how Clinton team handled it managed to foster perception that it is overly controlling of information
- Vox: But that doesn't change fact: Pneumonia, fainting common. FEC should have more oversight of candidates' health
Ford Vox is a physician specializing in rehabilitation medicine and a journalist. He is a medical analyst for NPR station WABE-FM 90.1 in Atlanta. He writes frequently for CNN Opinion. Follow him on Twitter @FordVox. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Feeding into the alt-right narrative questioning Hillary Clinton's personal health, Sunday's near-fainting spell, caught on camera, is more than enough to make her fervent opponents a little lightheaded. The social media commentary following the episode demonstrated more glee than concern. But neither emotion is warranted.