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What Is Vertigo? Uncovering the Myths

Balance Awareness Week is here, so it is time to tackle some important issues that relate to this topic. We’re going to start out by getting down to the basics. The first question we need to answer is, what is vertigo?  Once we have done that, we can discuss some of the misconceptions that people [...]

2019-09-16T05:42:35+00:00September 15th, 2019|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on What Is Vertigo? Uncovering the Myths

Explaining the Similar Symptoms Between Migraines and Stroke

Hemiplegic migraines can cause confusing and scary symptoms for a person. The symptoms of these migraines are like stroke in many ways. In fact, the world hemiplegic itself means experiencing paralysis on one side of the body. What are some of the other symptoms of a hemiplegic migraine? Are there other similarities between migraines and [...]

2019-07-22T04:43:02+00:00July 21st, 2019|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Explaining the Similar Symptoms Between Migraines and Stroke

How to Cope with Fibromyalgia – The Basics You Need to Know

Fibromyalgia is a condition that is characterized by widespread pain. However, unlike many other pain conditions, inflammation is not the primary cause. Fibromyalgia pain has to do with the way that that the body processes pain, thereby making it more of a neurological condition than a musculoskeletal one. And that also explains why the fibromyalgia [...]

2019-05-20T11:39:30+00:00May 19th, 2019|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on How to Cope with Fibromyalgia – The Basics You Need to Know

Tips and Tricks for Vertigo Self-Care and Natural Relief

If you suffer from recurring bouts of vertigo, you are likely looking for natural ways to get some relief. We are going to share with you some tips and tricks that can allow you to reduce the frequency and severity of your vertigo at home. Then we will share with you an exciting natural therapy [...]

2019-02-18T07:33:53+00:00February 17th, 2019|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Tips and Tricks for Vertigo Self-Care and Natural Relief

Are Migraines Dangerous?

Migraines can be a debilitating condition that steals days at a time from a person’s life. However, are migraines dangerous or are they just annoying? While a bad migraine will keep you in bed for a few days, you probably don’t think one will kill you. But we’re going to look at some migraine complications [...]

2019-02-02T18:01:33+00:00November 18th, 2018|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Are Migraines Dangerous?

Etiology of Vertigo and How to Cope

At times the room may seem to be spinning. Sometimes you feel like you are in motion. These spells are an unnerving symptom of vertigo and can strike with little or no warning. Millions each year experience vertigo and as a person ages, it becomes more common. Individuals who suffer from these dizzying bouts may [...]

2019-02-02T19:49:06+00:00August 19th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Etiology of Vertigo and How to Cope

Everything You Wanted to Know About Weather-Triggered Migraines

One of the most common and difficult to avoid triggers for migraine patients is the weather. What types of weather conditions can trigger a migraine? Do researchers understand why this occurs? What can you do to avoid a migraine if the weather is your predominant trigger? We’re going to help you learn about weather-related migraines [...]

2019-04-17T14:57:17+00:00May 20th, 2018|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Everything You Wanted to Know About Weather-Triggered Migraines

Many Faces of Vertigo Share Common Solution

Vertigo is not a condition in and of itself.  It is a symptom that comes along with various conditions.  Vertigo can feel as if the world is spinning around you, or that you are spinning around when you're actually still.  The term vertigo can describe any false sensation of movement, including tilting or swaying.  The [...]

2019-04-17T17:28:12+00:00February 18th, 2018|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Many Faces of Vertigo Share Common Solution

6 Astonishing Facts About Kids and Migraines

Did you know that children can get migraines too? Since many people don’t realize this, even some parents, migraines can be a difficult condition to diagnose in kids. Just how many school-age children get migraines? How do these affect school performance? Is there anything that can be done to help children cope? We’re going to [...]

2019-04-19T14:22:44+00:00November 12th, 2017|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on 6 Astonishing Facts About Kids and Migraines

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 [...]

2019-10-10T23:49:19+00:00July 2nd, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Vertigo – Can It Be Caused by Teeth Grinding?