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When you have vertigo, your brain gets confused. You know you’re standing still, but you may suddenly feel as though you’re spinning, or that the world is spinning around you. Vertigo may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, sweating, fatigue, or a headache. There are a number of causes of vertigo, most of which originate in the nervous system.

Causes of vertigo include:

  • Problems with the peripheral nervous system, including benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere’s disease, labyrinthitis, and acute vestibular neuronitis.
  • Problems with the central nervous system, including cervicogenic vertigo, migraines, multiple sclerosis, and acoustic neuroma,
  • Side effects of medications, such as antidepressants, diuretics, sedatives, hypnotics, antibiotics, antineoplastics, anticonvulsants, antihypertensives, cold medicines, and aspirin,
  • Symptoms of certain conditions, including diabetes, high triglycerides, hypoglycemia, hypothyroidism, high or low blood pressure, and food allergies and sensitivities.
  • Trauma, especially head trauma

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Free Infographic: BPPV – Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

BPPV is a common cause of vertigo and is one of the main types of vertigo we see in our clinic. We created this infographic to shed light on this debilitating condition.  You can use this infographic on your site if you follow the instructions below.

Infographic about BPPV - benign paroxysmal positional vertigo

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