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Vertigo is a feeling of spinning. Vertigo is not the same as feeling light-headed. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how vertigo occurs, how to treat it, and much more.
Vertigo: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of vertigo, a sensation of spinning that is related to problems with the inner ear.
Home Exercises for Vertigo
The spinning sensation and dizziness you get from vertigo can limit your activities and make you feel sick. Learn some simple maneuvers you can do at home that might bring relief, depending on the cause.
Dix-Hallpike Test for Vertigo Diagnosis
If you are feeling dizzy constantly, your doctor may perform a Dix-Hallpike Test in order to perform a vertigo diagnosis. Learn more about the examination and what the results mean.
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is an inner-ear disorder that is a common cause of vertigo. Find out why it happens, how it’s diagnosed, and how it’s treated.
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The Ear (Human Anatomy): Picture, Function, Definition, Conditions, and More
WebMD's Ear Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the ear as well as an overview of ear-related health problems. Learn about the ear's function in the body and test and treatments that may affect the ear.