In most cases,
benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) cannot be
prevented. But some cases may result from head injuries. Wearing a helmet
when bicycling, motorcycling, playing baseball, or doing other sports
activities can protect you from a head injury and BPPV.
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December 19, 2012
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