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10 Vertigo Facts You May Not Know and Where to Find Relief

Vertigo and dizziness are two different things. Sometimes the term dizziness is used as a broad term to mean vertigo, disequilibrium, and dizziness itself. These three things are all different, and it is important to understand their differences in order to be properly cared for. We are going to talk about some interesting facts about [...]

2017-10-09T09:10:15+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 10 Vertigo Facts You May Not Know and Where to Find Relief

The Advice Every Fibromyalgia Suffer Receives (But Doesn’t Want)

You may have noticed that everyone who hears you have fibromyalgia suddenly becomes an armchair doctor with just the fix for you. Here are three common suggestions that people immediately make to fibromyalgia sufferers, and why they rightfully annoy you. “Tough It Out” – No one with a chronic illness wants to hear those three [...]

2017-08-17T06:08:04+00:00 August 20th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on The Advice Every Fibromyalgia Suffer Receives (But Doesn’t Want)

Migraines Share Genetic Links with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Migraines have been shown to occur more often in people who also suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a recent study. The study’s author, Derya Uluduz, MD, of Istanbul University in Turkey, noted that migraines and IBS are common conditions that both have an unknown cause. Those suffering can be encouraged to know [...]

2017-06-14T21:13:55+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Migraines Share Genetic Links with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Getting Detailed About Dizziness

In February of 2017, the NY Times had an article about dizziness stating the best way to get help for this condition is to be specific when describing it to medical doctors. The problem lies in the fact that dizziness can accompany many different disorders. It is a symptom of something else, not a disease [...]

2017-06-05T17:18:41+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Getting Detailed About Dizziness

Fibromyalgia —Natural Ways to Reduce Anxiety and Pain

Fibromyalgia can easily plunge one into a cycle of pain, anxiety, and depression. It is no wonder that fibromyalgia patients deal with anxiety problems. It can be tough to know what you will or will not be able to accomplish for the day before waking up in the morning (assuming you were able to sleep). [...]

2017-02-25T05:27:25+00:00 February 19th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia —Natural Ways to Reduce Anxiety and Pain

Determining Migraine Triggers and Seeking Preventative Care

For the 38 million Americans with migraines and all the rest of migraine sufferers around the world who make this the third most common disorder globally, care often focuses on symptoms rather than prevention. However, a recent study revealed that a migraine diary really is an effective way to identify and eliminate potential migraine triggers. [...]

2017-01-27T08:38:31+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Determining Migraine Triggers and Seeking Preventative Care

Vertigo — Many Underlying Causes and a Natural Solution

Rather than being a condition in and of itself, vertigo is primarily a symptom of an underlying condition. When the trigger for a person’s vertigo is his or her head position, it is referred to as benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. This is the most common cause of vertigo. However, there are a number of other [...]

2017-06-08T16:36:41+00:00 October 16th, 2016|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo — Many Underlying Causes and a Natural Solution