vertigo http://kmuw.org en Feeling Dizzy? What You Need To Know About Vertigo http://kmuw.org/post/feeling-dizzy-what-you-need-know-about-vertigo <p>A growing number of patients suffer from vertigo, an unsettling sense of one's environment spinning or moving.</p><p>Carol Taylor, 68, recalls the first time she had vertigo after a shopping excursion.</p><p>She had spent an entire Saturday shopping with friends, doing what they call "shop 'til you drop."</p><p>Which, she says, is exactly what she did when she got home.</p><p>"I found out later it was a vertigo attack," she says. "I went from an upright position to laying flat on the floor."</p><p>She was also sick to her stomach and extremely disoriented.</p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 12:34:47 +0000 Carla Eckels 12588 at http://kmuw.org Feeling Dizzy? What You Need To Know About Vertigo