Vertigo

The Difference Between Vertigo and Lightheadedness

There is an increasing number of people who consult a vertigo chiropractic doctor in Renton. Vertigo is a false sensation that you or your environment is spinning around. Why is it an erroneous sensation? Simply because the systems that control the body are not operating at full capacity. Meaning, the brain is receiving bogus information [...]

2020-03-16T05:38:12+00:00March 15th, 2020|Vertigo|0 Comments

Chiropractor Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Vertigo

We asked Dr. Kurt Sherwood, our resident vertigo chiropractor in Renton, WA, to answer some of your commonly asked questions regarding vertigo. If you have been to a doctor’s office before, you may have seen how doctors can tend to be busy and therefore do not have enough time to extensively talk to their patients [...]

2019-07-29T06:18:09+00:00July 28th, 2019|Vertigo|0 Comments

Six Lesser Known Facts about Vertigo, One Natural Relief Option

For vertigo sufferers, that feeling that we all get when stepping off a whirling amusement park ride or playing silly yard games like "dizzy bat" is magnified, can come on without much warning and can last for several hours.  Vertigo is a false sense of motion that can either feel as if a person is [...]

2019-10-16T23:46:39+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Vertigo|0 Comments

Is That Spinning Feeling Dizziness or Vertigo? Can It Be Stopped?

It can be hard to describe exactly what you are feeling when you experience either vertigo or dizziness. Some people may even use both words to describe the same sensation. However, it is important to note that vertigo is much different than dizziness. Vertigo is a vestibular disorder, meaning it comes from the inner ear [...]

2019-10-16T23:48:57+00:00January 28th, 2018|Vertigo|0 Comments

Vertigo Alleviated by Means of Proper Spinal Care

The term vertigo is often used when a person is referring to feeling dizzy. However, there is much more to it than that. When the cause is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, it is known for the following symptoms: A feeling that the person or his environment is spinning Nausea and vomiting Feeling lightheaded Feeling unbalanced [...]

2019-10-16T23:57:29+00:00April 2nd, 2017|Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo Alleviated by Means of Proper Spinal Care

Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

Most people have heard of Meniere’s disease, but because it is so rare, few understand what it really is. What causes this mysterious condition? Is there any way to care for it that works effectively? Meniere’s disease is defined as a disorder of the vestibular system accompanied by such symptoms as: Tinnitus – ringing in [...]

2019-10-16T23:58:14+00:00March 6th, 2017|Vertigo|Comments Off on Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

After You Ice that Whiplash Injury

Driver Suffering From Whiplash After Traffic Collision More than Ice Icing your back and neck after you sustain a car accident, whiplash, sports-related injury, fall, or collision to your head is always a great idea, but that's only the beginning of the healing process. Icing your injury is a great way to reduce [...]

2019-10-17T00:48:18+00:00May 11th, 2015|Postconcussion syndrome, Vertigo|Comments Off on After You Ice that Whiplash Injury

Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? It's a common name for a group of medical conditions that cause a person to experience extreme fatigue that is not due to, but may worsen because of, physical or mental activity. The medical world is not sure what causes Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). Theories include viral infection and psychological [...]

2019-10-17T01:03:06+00:00December 29th, 2014|Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, NUCCA, Sleeping problems, Vertigo|Comments Off on Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Vertigo, Migraine Headaches, and Car Crashes

A recent case study from the Blair upper cervical chiropractic group reveals additional evidence linking head and neck trauma to migraine headaches and vertigo. This case study is another example of what the upright MRI research is revealing. Here's a quote from Dr. Lenarz's case report: "A 54 year-old female patient entered the office with [...]

2018-07-04T01:25:30+00:00November 10th, 2014|Chronic headaches, Migraine headaches, Uncategorized, Vertigo|Comments Off on Vertigo, Migraine Headaches, and Car Crashes