By: Joe Graedon October 3, 2016 27 Comments
    Drugs Can’t Cure Vertigo (BPPV) Caused by …

    Anyone who has ever suffered from a bout of vertigo knows how debilitating it can be. Several years ago I rolled over in bed and the world started spinning. When I tried to get up from the side of the…

    By: Joe Graedon March 23, 2015 23 Comments
    Vitamin D Solved Vertigo Problem

    Q. I have been diagnosed with vertigo (BPPV) and it's the worst. Any time I move my head the world spins. But I recently found a study linking vitamin D deficiency to BPPV. My level was really low and…

    By: Joe Graedon January 26, 2015 10 Comments
    Vitamin D Vanquished Vertigo

    Q. I began suffering from vertigo nearly a year ago. I often felt like I was about to fall down. A friend said that vitamin D3 helps with dizziness. I started taking 1500 IU per day and my dizziness a…

    By: Terry Graedon July 26, 2012 8 Comments
    Video for Vertigo

    People who suffer from vertigo often feel desperate. If the problem is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, the world seems to spin any time they move their heads. It is extremely uncomfortable, even…

    By: Terry Graedon April 23, 2012 6 Comments
    Dealing with Dizziness Is Difficult

    Doing cartwheels, riding rollercoasters or spinning until they're dizzy makes children scream with delight. For older people, though, dizziness is a disaster. When adults feel dizzy, they frequently b…

    By: Terry Graedon September 26, 2011 22 Comments
    Dizzy Spells Are Making Her Miserable

    Q. I have been diagnosed with Meniere's disease. This causes dizzy spells that come out of nowhere and are totally disabling. They last from 30 minutes to 4 hours. I saw a specialist who prescribed a …

    By: Joe Graedon October 18, 2007 107 Comments
    Ginger To Treat Vertigo

    Vertigo is an extremely disruptive sensation. Having the world seem to spin around you makes it difficult to walk without fear of falling. On the other hand, sometimes┬ádoctors are challenged to figur…