Vertigo is not a disease. It is a symptom of a disorder within the inner ear system that disturbs balance.
Feelings associated with vertigo include dizziness, whirling, spinning, or unsteadiness. Subjective vertigo is the sensation of spinning; objective vertigo is when objects seem to be moving or spinning.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Article explains common types of balance disorders. Includes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatments, and illustrations
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
[ Mature Teens ] Article explains common and atypical types of this short lasting vertigo. Includes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatments, and illustrations.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Online community for family and sufferers of vertigo, imbalance and dizziness. Features discussion forums and chatroom.
Guide to Dizziness
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Article explains about dizziness and how the balance system works. Includes symptoms, causes, tests and some useful guidelines to follow.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Two young sufferers share their experiences and offer advice in dealing with this type of vertigo.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Learn about this disorder of the inner ear that causes feelings of vertigo. Includes causes, damage, diagnosis, medications, diet, and illustrations.
The Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA)
[ Mature Teens ] Provides information and support to the parents or teachers of people suffering from inner-ear balance disorders. Includes descriptions of balance disorders and a directory of health providers who treat this condition.
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