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    Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) - What Increases Your Risk

    Scientists think you're more likely to develop benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) if you have one of these conditions:

    If you've had one episode of vertigo caused by BPPV, you are likely to have more.

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    Winning the Battle

    At first, 14-year-old Austin Story resisted the family’s plans to go hiking at beautiful Stokes State Forest on the morning of Tuesday, Aug. 31. “He didn’t want to go hanging out with adults because adults are too slow,” recalls Army Lt. Colonel Shane Story, 48. “But we insisted because it was going to be our last part of a weekend vacation with friends in New Jersey. … We wanted him off the TV and the Xbox and outside, enjoying the forest and the hills.” Despite his initial stubbornness, as soon...

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    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
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