Vertigo is a feeling like you or everything around you is spinning. It's more than just feeling dizzy.
The main symptom of vertigo is feeling like you or everything around you is spinning.
You can help vertigo by doing things like staying still when you get symptoms. A GP may suggest treatments like balance exercises or antibiotics.
Vertigo is usually caused by a problem with your inner ear. Common triggers include moving your head in certain ways and inner ear infections.
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