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What is Meniere’s Disease?

What is Meniere's Disease? If you're suffering from hearing loss, dizziness, and ringing in an ear, you may have Meniere's disease. Named after the French physician Prosper Meniere, the first person to figure out that…
Carey Daniels
August 12, 2022
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Nightshifts and BPPV

Do Night Shifts Increase the Risk of BPPV?      Human evolution did not come across the concept of night shift until the American genius Edison invented the electric bulb. Before that, there were occasional…
Carey Daniels
August 17, 2020
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Can Physical Therapy Help With Vertigo

Vertigo is a surprisingly common ailment that affects millions of Americans. Although not a life-threatening condition its effects can change the quality of life for sufferers. Those who live with vertigo deal with discomforts of unexpected spinning, rocking, and tilting sensation that can worsen with head movement. Despite how common vertigo is, many of those who experience vertigo are unaware that physical therapy can be a useful tool to combat vertigo attacks and help them regain their life again.  Techniques and frequency of visits to your physical therapist or doctor will depend on the cause of your vertigo. Vertigo can be caused by…
Carey Daniels
July 8, 2020
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Making Your Home Safer During Vertigo Attacks

Making Your Home Safer During Vertigo Attacks Many vertigo sufferers have gone to lengths to make adjustments in their lives and environment to make life with vertigo safer. Making and keeping your home a safe environment and removing falling hazards is every vertigo sufferer's top priority. Aiming to keep hallways clear of clutter, rearrange your furniture to avoid tripping hazards, bathrooms safe from slipping accidents, and hallways…
Carey Daniels
May 15, 2020
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How Vertigo Affects Genders & Ages Differently

  Before you experience vertigo, the subject probably rarely crossed your consciousness. After you’ve experienced it, though, doesn’t it seem as if you can’t get enough information, because vertigo can rock your daily routine.  In…
Carey Daniels
September 21, 2019