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Causes and Correction for Peripheral Vertigo

Peripheral vertigo involves a feeling of spinning or motion sickness. A person who is experiencing peripheral vertigo may lose hearing in one ear, feel off balance, experience tinnitus (ringing in the ear), or have trouble focusing visually. What are the types of peripheral vertigo? Here are the four main ones. BPPV (benign paroxysmal positional vertigo) [...]

2017-07-26T12:39:13+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Causes and Correction for Peripheral Vertigo

Vertigo – Can It Be Caused by Teeth Grinding?

Bruxism is the medical term for teeth grinding, and patients who suffer from this condition commonly also deal with headaches, earaches, and vertigo (a false sense of motion, such as the room spinning). How are these symptoms and conditions related? Is there anything that can help provide natural relief? Read on to learn about the [...]

2017-07-13T15:58:12+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo – Can It Be Caused by Teeth Grinding?

Is Your Vertigo Caused by Meniere’s Disease?

Vertigo is an extremely common symptom, and Meniere’s disease is rather rare. Thus, several other factors come into play when determining if vertigo is related to Meniere’s or not. Let’s take a closer look at the symptoms of Meniere’s disease as well as a natural way to find relief. The Symptoms of Meniere’s Disease There [...]

2017-07-26T11:28:34+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Is Your Vertigo Caused by Meniere’s Disease?

What We Learn About Vertigo from the “French Spiderman”

Alain Robert, known by some as the French Spiderman, suffers from vertigo, as do millions of people around the world. The big difference is that most people who suffer from vertigo aren’t climbing skyscrapers with their bare hands. While we highly discourage this dangerous (and often illegal) behavior, it’s a good opportunity to consider some [...]

2017-07-18T13:29:53+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on What We Learn About Vertigo from the “French Spiderman”

Types of Vertigo and an Underlying Cause

Central vertigo is considered to be the far less common reason for vertigo to occur (most diagnosed cases are peripheral vertigo – related to problems in the ear). Central vertigo is nervous system related. What are some conditions that cause central vertigo? What is one underlying vertigo factor that has a natural solution? Read on [...]

2017-07-13T14:38:36+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Types of Vertigo and an Underlying Cause

Is the Epley Maneuver the Ultimate Solution to Your Vertigo?

Vertigo is an extremely common condition, especially as a person ages. It is estimated that about 40% of people over the age of 40 will experience vertigo at some point. The most common vertigo diagnosis is BPPV (benign paroxysmal positional vertigo). One way a doctor or physical therapist may be able to help provide relief [...]

2017-07-13T14:30:56+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Is the Epley Maneuver the Ultimate Solution to Your Vertigo?

Vertigo – A Common but Frightening Symptom

Each year, over 5 million Americans head to the doctor for dizziness and related conditions such as vertigo, making this a very common condition. The symptoms of vertigo include a false sensation of movement. As a result, someone may see the room spinning for feel as if on a rocking boat. Sometimes, nausea and other [...]

2017-07-13T10:11:52+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo – A Common but Frightening Symptom

The Link Between Vertigo and Vertebral Artery Function

Recent research has helped to solidify the link between the proper function of the vertebral arteries and vertigo. The researchers specifically focused on a rare condition called loop formation, where small loops form in the vertebral arteries, thereby restricting blood flow. When a cross-section of vertigo patients was studied, this condition seemed to be more [...]

2017-09-20T14:00:42+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on The Link Between Vertigo and Vertebral Artery Function

Current Meniere’s Disease Research – What You Should Know

Meniere’s disease is not one of the more common vestibular conditions, and perhaps that is why so little is understood about this condition besides the fact that it results in vertigo, tinnitus, a feeling of fullness in the affected ear, and partial hearing loss. In the UK, about 160,000 have Meniere’s disease, and there are [...]

2017-08-14T17:42:10+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Current Meniere’s Disease Research – What You Should Know

Vertigo – Is It a Sign of a Concussion?

Vertigo is a common problem, and it grows ever more common the older a person is. However, vertigo is also the most common symptom of a concussion. It makes sense then, when a person is experiencing vertigo, to start by asking if the patient has hit his or her head lately. Why do concussions cause [...]

2017-06-14T23:16:25+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo – Is It a Sign of a Concussion?