What Is Meniere’s Disease? Can Anything Make It Better?

Approximately 615,000 people in the USA have been diagnosed with Meniere’s disease, according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. In addition, as many as 50,000 new cases are being diagnosed every year. This puzzles the medical community as they cannot determine a reason for the surge in new cases. Research is [...]

2018-08-07T00:58:43+00:00August 5th, 2018|Dizziness, Ménière's disease|

See How Easily Vertigo Can Be Relieved in Honolulu, HI

Vertigo is a spinning sensation that makes you feel as if you or the things around you are moving. It is often due to a problem with the eyes or an ear infection. One root cause that is often overlooked is a misalignment in the bones of the upper cervical spine, in particular, the atlas [...]

2018-06-28T01:32:25+00:00July 23rd, 2017|Dizziness, Vertigo|

Disequilibrium—What to Do When You Can’t Find Your Balance

Disequilibrium is a frightening reality that many must deal with as they age. It involves the feeling that one cannot walk normally without a fall. Sometimes the ground may feel like it is coming up to meet you. This condition becomes more common the older one is. It is no wonder that one in three [...]

2018-06-28T01:01:47+00:00October 28th, 2016|Dizziness, Vertigo|

Natural Relief for Fibromyalgia in Honolulu, Hawaii

Fibromyalgia can be difficult to diagnose and even harder to cope with. By the time a person gets a diagnosis, he or she has been through multiple tests to rule out other illnesses, numerous doctor’s visits, and a gamut of other things that has him so worn out it is hard to manage. Fibromyalgia is [...]

2018-06-27T08:52:33+00:00September 30th, 2016|Always Tired, Chronic Fatigue, Dizziness, Fibromyalgia|

The 4 Types of Dizziness and 1 Treatment

Dizziness is something that affects most people at some point. If that concept isn’t vague enough, people also use dizziness to envelop several different conditions. Let’s take a look at four types of dizziness that a person may experience, and then we will consider a potential treatment option that is natural and drug-free. 4 Types [...]

2018-06-28T01:35:38+00:00June 20th, 2016|Dizziness, Ménière's disease, Vertigo|

Vertigo Is Considered Benign, But That Doesn’t Mean You Should Live with It

Vertigo is one of the most common conditions experienced by those 40 and over. In fact, about 40% of people who live past the age of 40 will experience the condition at one time or another. However, since it is considered a benign condition, most doctors will just provide medication in an attempt to keep it under [...]

2018-06-28T01:26:37+00:00May 16th, 2016|Dizziness, Ménière's disease, Vertigo|

Is Vestibular Neuronitis Affecting You?

Is Vestibular Neuronitis Affecting You? Vestibular neuronitis is characterized by the following: Severe vertigo attack Nystagmus (eye jerking movements) Nausea or vomiting Symptoms persisting for between 7-10 days With vestibular neuronitis, hearing is unaffected. The duration of these symptoms can be incredibly frustrating. Traditional management involves medication and potential vestibular rehabilitation if there are residual balance issues. [...]

Dizziness in Children in Honolulu, HI

Vertigo and dizziness are not commonly associated with children; however, it is more prevalent than most think. According to the NIH, over 1 in 20 children in the United States have experienced balance issues or dizziness. (1) When these symptoms present in children, it is essential to determine their cause. A few sources of childhood [...]

2018-06-28T01:23:26+00:00March 28th, 2016|Children, Dizziness, Dizzy, Kids, Ménière's disease, Vertigo|

Vertigo Sources in Honolulu

The onset of a vertigo attack can be incredibly stressful. Often, symptoms can come on with no apparent cause. It is important to understand the potential sources of episodes. They include the following - Head injuries – car accidents, concussions, other traumas Heart disease High blood pressure Recent ear infection Certain medications – certain types [...]

2018-06-27T08:49:38+00:00February 29th, 2016|Dizziness, Dizzy, Ménière's disease, Vertigo|

Meniere’s Disease Relief in Honolulu, HI

Meniere's disease can cause you to not be able to carry out your daily activities. The dizziness alone can rob you of your day. Meniere's disease differs from traditional vertigo. It has 3 components: Severe vertigo Hearing loss (typically lower frequencies) Ringing in the ear (known as tinnitus)   A Meniere's episode typically lasts 1-6 [...]

2018-06-28T01:24:24+00:00January 18th, 2016|Dizziness, Ménière's disease, Vertigo|