Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.
Vertigo is a sensation of movement or spinning, tilting or swaying when your body is not actually moving. It is most commonly caused by benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Learn about the symptoms, causes and treatments.
Meniere's disease is a disorder of the ear that causes vertigo, dizziness and balance problems. There's no cure, but the symptoms can be managed.
Have you felt light-headed, unsteady or weak recently? Read on for causes and symptoms of dizziness.
Labyrinthitis is an inflammation of the balancing centre in your inner ear. Find out how it may come about, its symptoms and the treatment options.
An acoustic neuroma is a benign tumour that grows in the eighth auditory or vestibulocochlear nerve. Learn how it affects hearing and other functions.
Otosclerosis is an inherited condition that affects the middle ear and is a common cause of deafness. Find out about the 2 ways to treat otosclerosis.
Lightheadedness is common in older adults and usually improves if you drink some water and lie down. But it can also be a symptom of something more serious.
Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)
A transient ischemic attack (TIA) has similar symptoms to a stroke but only lasts a few minutes. If you think you are having a TIA, call 000 for an ambulance.
The ears have 2 roles – hearing and balance. Find out about the structures in the ears, how they work, problems that can affect the ears and how to care for your ears.
Multiple sclerosis (MS)
MS is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system. Learn about the types of MS and how the symptoms can be managed.