Can You Get Vertigo After Hitting Your Head?

Can You Get Vertigo After Hitting Your Head?

Did you start having vertigo after hitting your head? Did dizzy spells start after a hard bonk on the head? Dizziness and vertigo can be caused by hitting your head. Accidents and crashes can cause it to start. Certain high-impact sports can even be the culprit. I...
Why Do I Get Vertigo at the Salon? Three Possible Reasons

Why Do I Get Vertigo at the Salon? Three Possible Reasons

Many of my patients complain of vertigo at the hair salon, especially while getting their hair shampooed. In this article, I will discuss three possible reasons for vertigo at the hair salon. I always recommend notifying your primary care provider about any vertigo at...
Why Do I Feel Dizzy When I Stand Up?

Why Do I Feel Dizzy When I Stand Up?

Dizziness while standing can have various root causes. The key information that will help your healthcare providers determine the root cause is the duration of the symptoms. When you stand up, how long does the dizziness last? In this article, I will share ten...
Why Am I Dizzy in the Morning?

Why Am I Dizzy in the Morning?

Some people feel dizzy in the morning. In this article, I will discuss a few possible reasons for dizziness in the morning and what to do. Possible Reasons for Dizziness in the Morning Reason 1: BPPV BPPV is the most common vestibular cause of dizziness and vertigo....
Sensitivity To Light: Possible Root Causes and What to Do

Sensitivity To Light: Possible Root Causes and What to Do

Having sensitivity to light is a common symptom that my vertigo patients report. They often ask: Why do bright light or sunlight makes me feel more dizzy or nauseous? Why do LEDs or fluorescent lighting trigger symptoms of dizziness, vertigo, or nausea? Why do...
Treatment Techniques for BPPV

Treatment Techniques for BPPV

On Friday February 24, 2023, I attended an outstanding lecture on Treatment Techniques for BPPV at a national physical therapy conference (CSM) called: Beyond Posterior Canal BPPV: Clinical Decision Making and a Critical Appraisal of Treatment Techniques for Anterior...

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