How is Meniere’s disease treated?

There are three main ways to treat Meniere’s disease:  treating the hydrops problem, reducing vascular risk factors, and if all else fails, shutting down the problem ear.  The first step to take is to eliminate all of your vascular risk factors.  If you can’t control these, you will usually keep having spells, and you willContinue reading “How is Meniere’s disease treated?”

Something rare: Behçet’s Syndrome

There are many rare diseases that cause dizziness.  Although  they are not frequent, they have unusual groups of symptoms that can help make your diagnosis clear. Behçet’s syndrome is type of vasculitis –inflammation of the blood vessels. This kind of inflammation can damage many different parts of the body.  Dizziness is a frequent symptom, occurringContinue reading “Something rare: Behçet’s Syndrome”