All About Vertigo: A Fact Sheet

What is Vertigo? Vertigo is a false feeling that you or everything surrounding you is spinning when there is no movement at all. The sensation is similar to what you experience when riding a fast, spinning carnival ride that has stopped suddenly.  Vertigo is unpleasant to deal with and can be dangerous if it hits [...]

2019-06-03T05:55:31+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on All About Vertigo: A Fact Sheet

BPPV: Understanding One of the Most Common Causes of Vertigo

BPPV, which stands for benign positional paroxysmal vertigo, is a disorder of the inner ear which causes sudden episodes of vertigo upon changing the position of the head.  Vertigo is defined as the sensation of spinning or whirling (of either the individual or their surroundings) and loss of balance. BPPV is one of the most [...]

2019-03-18T07:37:43+00:00March 17th, 2019|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on BPPV: Understanding One of the Most Common Causes of Vertigo

What Vertigo Is and Recent Care Developments

Vertigo is a condition in which a person’s equilibrium proves faulty. People experiencing vertigo will randomly have episodes in which they feel the world and their bodies are spinning; however, in reality, there is no spinning movement occurring. Anyone who spins themselves for long enough and then stops in order to trick their body into [...]

2018-09-20T14:49:06+00:00September 16th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on What Vertigo Is and Recent Care Developments

Vertigo and Its Relation to the Balance System of the Body

Vertigo is the sensation of spinning. You may feel as if you or the things around you are spinning. Vertigo is the false sense of motion. Children often create the feeling of vertigo by spinning around and around until they feel dizzy. This type of vertigo is called self-induced vertigo and only lasts for a [...]

2018-07-05T07:50:08+00:00March 18th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on Vertigo and Its Relation to the Balance System of the Body

Meniere’s Disease: It’s Menacing Effects and Where to Find Relief

Meniere’s disease (MD) is a problem of the inner ear that is known for: A spinning sensation (vertigo) Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) Hearing loss A feeling of congestion in the affected ear Abnormal headache Nausea and vomiting Sweating Drop attacks can also occur. This basically means you suddenly fall to the ground but do [...]

2018-02-20T07:58:16+00:00June 25th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness|Comments Off on Meniere’s Disease: It’s Menacing Effects and Where to Find Relief