Monthly archives: January, 2018

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.  …