What if exercise worsens your vertigo?

It’s a mantra everywhere: exercise is good for you.  If you want to lose weight, you should diet and exercise.  If you want to slow aging, exercise is key.  But what do you do if exercise sets off vertigo?  Is the dizziness a sign you are hurting yourself even more?  Should you avoid exercise?  ThatContinue reading “What if exercise worsens your vertigo?”

Ask the Doctor: BPPV

As a scientist and an engineer I couldn’t grasp how this condition I have is so… analog. Everyone just says “Oh a crystal got into your vestibular system”. And I think, “why is it so much worse some days than others?” How can I feel 95% ok like I do now with no real lastingContinue reading “Ask the Doctor: BPPV”

Horizontal canal BPPV

Newsflash: Dr. Foster to appear live on Sirius XM’s Dave Nemo show on Tuesday, August 16 at 7:30am CT / 6:30am MT.  Listen LIVE on SiriusXM’s Road Dog Trucking Channel 146 We’ve talked about BPPV in the videos and prior postings.  The semicircular canals are the ring-shaped sensors for spinning, and there are three inContinue reading “Horizontal canal BPPV”