Vertigo

What is vertigo?

Vertigo is a symptom of an underlying disease rather than a disease in itself. It is commonly felt as though the environment around is moving in spite of standing still. It is also termed dizziness by most patients.

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Synchrotron X-ray imaging reveals more about Ménière's disease

Synchrotron X-ray imaging reveals more about Ménière's disease

New clinical practice guideline for Ménière's disease published

New clinical practice guideline for Ménière's disease published

Study provides better understanding of relationship between hearing loss and risk for falls

Study provides better understanding of relationship between hearing loss and risk for falls

Evaluating safety and efficacy of migraine preventive treatment for children, adolescents

Evaluating safety and efficacy of migraine preventive treatment for children, adolescents

Non-invasive treatment shows early promise for vestibular migraine attacks

Non-invasive treatment shows early promise for vestibular migraine attacks

New guidelines for management of a fast heartbeat released

New guidelines for management of a fast heartbeat released

Microgravity in space and its effects on the brain

Microgravity in space and its effects on the brain

Scientists discover rare autoimmune disease triggered by testicular cancer

Scientists discover rare autoimmune disease triggered by testicular cancer

Researchers identify autoimmune disease linked with testicular cancer

Researchers identify autoimmune disease linked with testicular cancer

Women experiencing minor stroke are less likely to be diagnosed than men

Women experiencing minor stroke are less likely to be diagnosed than men

Drug used to treat dizziness may slow down growth of triple-negative breast cancer

Drug used to treat dizziness may slow down growth of triple-negative breast cancer

Stroke 'mimics' and 'chameleons' can complicate accurate diagnoses

Stroke 'mimics' and 'chameleons' can complicate accurate diagnoses

Long spaceflight causes structural changes in the brain

Long spaceflight causes structural changes in the brain

Earwax, of all things, poses unrecognized risk in long-term care

Earwax, of all things, poses unrecognized risk in long-term care

Scientists provide clear picture of mysterious component of the inner ear

Scientists provide clear picture of mysterious component of the inner ear

Musician Huey Lewis's struggle shines spotlight on Ménière's disease

Musician Huey Lewis's struggle shines spotlight on Ménière's disease

Psychiatric issues can be cause or consequence of chronic dizziness, says research

Psychiatric issues can be cause or consequence of chronic dizziness, says research

Often missing in the health care debate: Women’s voices

Often missing in the health care debate: Women’s voices

Researchers provide insights into effects of microgravity on bone tissue

Researchers provide insights into effects of microgravity on bone tissue

Sighted people can be trained to use echolocation to estimate sizes of enclosed spaces

Sighted people can be trained to use echolocation to estimate sizes of enclosed spaces