Monthly archives: January, 2018

Sleep Apnea and Vertigo: What to Know

Vertigo has always been a relatively mysterious condition. One of the many connections that researchers have been looking into regarding vertigo is the correlation between this condition and sleep apnea. If you’ve ever wondered about the connection between these two conditions, here is everything you need to know about how they relate. Does Sleep Apnea …

Vertigo: Does Medicare Pay for Treatment

Vertigo is a common medical complaint in those who are over the age of 50. It’s a complex problem that may be caused by a number of different disorders. In many cases, no cause for vertigo is found. In order to investigate why a patient is suffering from vertigo attacks, doctors will often perform a …

Vertigo with Benzodiazepine Withdrawal

I first experienced vertigo during a particularly difficult withdrawal from benzodiazepines. I was given Valium (diazepam) and Klonipin (clonazepam) by a doctor during a short bout of situational anxiety and insomnia and she kept me on them for over three years.  They wrecked my health and so I eventually had to get off of them.  …