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Feeling giddy - should you be worried?

Dizziness, vertigo and imbalance can severely affect a person's quality of life

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Dizziness (or giddiness) is a sensation of lightheadedness or unsteadiness and in the elderly is associated with an increased risk of falls.

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There are many types of vestibular disorders, including vestibular migraine: the patient suffers from recurrent episodes of dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance, often with headaches and sensitivity to light and sound.

WE often take good balance for granted. Dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance are extremely common problems which can severely affect a person's quality of life, making it hard to work and function. In the elderly, dizziness is associated with an increased risk of falls.

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