Vertigo is a sensation of movement or spinning, tilting or swaying when your body is not actually moving. Treatment depends on what's causing it.
Meniere's disease is a disorder of the inner ear that causes vertigo, dizziness and balance problems. While there is no cure, the symptoms can be managed.
Have you felt light-headed, unsteady or weak recently? Read on for helpful advice about 'dizzy spells', causes of dizziness and what to do when feeling faint.
Labyrinthitis is an inflammation of the balancing centre in your inner ear. Here’s how it may come about, symptoms to look out for and treatment options.
Whiplash symptoms can be pain and swelling in the neck, shoulder and headaches. Find out more about whiplash symptoms.
An acoustic neuroma is a benign (non-cancerous) tumour grows in the eighth auditory or vestibulocochlear nerve. It can affect hearing and balance.
Otosclerosis is an inherited condition that affects the middle ear. It's the most common cause of deafness in adults, but it can be treated with a hearing aid or with surgery.
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.
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.
Multiple sclerosis (MS)
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system. Learn about the types of MS and how the symptoms can be managed.