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Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Vertigo

Vertigo is a common term that may sound familiar to many. About 40% of adults in the United States experience vertigo symptoms, according to NIDCD. Despite the high number of people with vertigo, not so many can accurately describe what vertigo is.  Understanding vertigo better can help patients get a correct diagnosis and efficient treatment [...]

2020-02-24T02:31:00+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Vertigo|

Vertigo 101: What’s PPPD and How to Resolve It

I’ve seen vertigo in many forms as a Huxley based vertigo chiropractor. Vertigo is a symptom that brings a false sense of spinning or movement. Some people experience it only for a few minutes or even just seconds. However, some go through a more debilitating and persistent form of vertigo called PPPD. What is it? [...]

2019-08-26T05:29:12+00:00August 25th, 2019|Vertigo|

Most Common Cause of Vertigo

The most common vestibular disorder is BPPV, or benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, affecting over 150,000 people every year.  BPPV causes intense vertigo episodes, particularly due to changes in head position. While the name of the condition is rather long winded, understanding what each word means can help illuminate the nature of this common vertigo disorder. [...]

2019-04-09T05:47:35+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Vertigo|

Common Meniere’s Disease Treatments

For those suffering from Meniere’s disease, the recommended treatments are many, and diagnosis often involves an ear, nose and throat specialist for a firm conclusion. The symptoms and their accompanying discomfort of this rare disease range from vertigo, temporary hearing loss, tinnitus and a full feeling in the affected ear, providing the sufferer plenty of [...]

2020-02-20T08:14:40+00:00September 16th, 2018|Vertigo|

Vertigo: Getting to the Bottom of the Spinning

Vertigo is the subject of much research. Recently, a study observed patients with vertigo who had been in a vehicle accident and were subsequently diagnosed with whiplash. As many as 80 percent of them showed a decrease in the amount of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain. This fluid is responsible for cushioning the brain, and [...]

2019-04-09T05:34:10+00:00June 3rd, 2018|Vertigo|

Meniere’s Disease: Battling the Frustration in Huxley, Iowa

Meniere’s disease is an extremely frustrating condition. It can be unpredictable, as it often hits you out of nowhere and may not happen again for a few weeks or months. Some people find themselves suffering attacks frequently and for days or even weeks at a time. This can cause them to have anxiety over not [...]

2019-04-09T05:37:09+00:00April 1st, 2018|Vertigo|

What Causes Vertigo and How to Cure Vertigo in Huxley, IA

Have you ever been walking down the street or sitting at work and suddenly felt as if you were on a ride at the fair? If so, you may have experienced vertigo. Vertigo is a type of dizziness known for causing you to feel as if you or the world around you is spinning. The [...]

2019-04-09T05:41:47+00:00October 15th, 2017|Vertigo|

Three Interesting Vertigo Facts Revealed and Where to Find Relief

Out of every 10 people, 1 suffers from vertigo. Vertigo is the sensation of spinning. You may feel as if you or the things around you are rotating and moving when there is no movement. Vertigo is a fascinating subject, and the internet is full of information. However, some of this information is not correct [...]

2019-04-09T05:42:23+00:00August 20th, 2017|Vertigo|