Experiencing dizziness is a common patient complaint: “70% of people in the U.S. will be affected by dizziness or balance issues during their lives”. Dizziness is characterized by the sensation of lightheadedness, faintness, or unsteadiness. Vertigo on the other hand, which is often confused with dizziness, is the perception of movement or whirling/spinning sensation. Both
CERVICOGENIC DIZZINESS AND HOW PHYSICAL THERAPY CAN HELP? Dizzy Facts Dizziness accounts for 7% of visits to the physician for individuals 45 years of age Dizziness is the leading reason for physician visits for individuals over the age of 65 Emergency department visits due to dizziness have increased 37% in the past 10 years in
This Year Resolve to Make Healthier Choices! Many people kick off the new year resolving to diet. This year resolve not to go on a diet, but resolve to Make Healthier Choices all throughout the year. Start out each week with a plan to make one small healthy change to create long term healthy habits.