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Migraines Often Go Undiagnosed, Preventative Treatments Are Lacking

If you suffer from migraines, then you know the health and financial burden caused by this debilitating neurological condition. You’re also not alone. 38 million American’s suffer from migraines, and it is estimated that many more are undiagnosed. Why is such a common condition so poorly understood? So Many Migraines, So Little Care In the [...]

By | 2016-11-29T19:31:08+00:00 November 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Migraines Often Go Undiagnosed, Preventative Treatments Are Lacking

Understanding Vertigo Symptoms in Vancouver, WA

A vertigo episode can be extremely disconcerting; suddenly the room can feel as if it is spinning or whirling around you.  Particularly bad vertigo episodes can be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and a loss of balance.  To understand vertigo, it is important to understand the way our body normally maintains its sense of balance.  There [...]

By | 2016-11-29T19:32:01+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Understanding Vertigo Symptoms in Vancouver, WA

Symptoms Associated with Vertigo

Vertigo refers to a sensation of either movement when there is none or inaccurately sensed movement. Often patients associate vertigo with the feeling of spinning. In particular, if vertigo begins when the head moves into certain positions, this is called benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (often just shortened to positional vertigo). What Causes Vertigo Vertigo can [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:44:26+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Symptoms Associated with Vertigo

Silent Migraines Result in a Lack of Diagnosis for Many

37 million Americans suffer from migraines, but that figure may actually be larger due to undiagnosed silent migraines. What is a silent migraine? It is a migraine that does not have a headache as one of the symptoms. If that statement surprised you, it’s probably because you have the same idea about migraines that many [...]

By | 2017-08-14T16:09:24+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Silent Migraines Result in a Lack of Diagnosis for Many

Vertigo Often Begins Following Whiplash

Vertigo is a common problem in the United States and becomes even more common as a person ages. For those over the age of 40, a vertigo episode will occur for 40% of the population. Many suffer from chronic bouts and may even experience a drop attack—a vertigo attack that comes on so suddenly and [...]

By | 2016-11-29T19:34:24+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments