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  • Epley maneuver

    Has the epee worked for anyone here ?   seems my dizzy episodes come back once in awhile when I look down and to the left??? not sure why?  is it crystals or is it mennieres or are they combined?

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  • Symptom free 9 months

    From sept 2016 to April 2017 worse months off my life,diziness once a week and now nothing!!!since then had no symptoms of meneires still taking 32mg bethastine x3,feel like normal again and eating and drinking like I did before,got a ent follow up soon and had a hearing test at work and it’s now back...

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  • Advice please undiagnosed vertigo/menieres

    I've been suffering from severe attacks of vertigo, pretty much projectile vomiting, light headed and weary. Oh don't forget the ringing ears! Culminating on Christmas day, with me bouncing off the corridor walls and falling down the stairs. I spent the rest of Christmas day in bed. I feel so...

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  • Wierd Virtigo

    Hello to Everybody, Has anybody had vertical veritgo or the staggerd type. For years i only had the horizontal type always moving right to left but as the years have moved on i suddenly had the vertical type that started from the top and fell down from 1oclock position to about 6 or 7 oclock the feeling...

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  • I want to share what freed me from Meniere's Disease

    My first Meniere's episode happened over 3 years ago while my wife and I were eating at a restaurant. The attack was so sudden and so severe we thought I was having a stroke. Since that time I have averaged more than one attack per month with all the typical Meniere's symptoms in between. I have...

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  • The many faces of Vertigo

    Hello group, Just wanted to chime in and say that my vertigo used to be complete rotational vertigo in the beginning. Now it's the zig zag wobbly kind where everything is moving up and down, side to side and such, I have also had vision problems for along time now, things are blurry, kinda like looking...

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  • TMJ and Meniere's?

    Hi all, I was wondering if any of you have suffered from any jaw issues prior to/during your struggle with Menieres? During some research, I've discovered that many people have found relief from Meniere's symptoms by getting treatment for TMJ (a jaw disorder). This is especially curious as I...

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  • FDA petition

    I hope everyone takes a minute to sign this. It is an FDA petition to get Otividex approved in the USA. Currently there are NO approved drugs in the US for Menieres. This would be the first!! https://vestibular.org/civicrm/petition/sign?sid=6&reset=1 Sign up and pass it along!! 

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  • Less Expensive Alternative to Help With Hearing Loss

    Hello Group, Just wanted to share a thought with you all, for those folks who don't have hearing aids and battle hearing issues. Some insurances will not help with hearing aids, and they are costly. There is a device called "Listen Up" that is fairly reasonable from many market places....

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  • pain above eyes when dizzy

    does anyone ever push above the eyebrows when having dizzy spells and notice pressure/pain that is not there when dizzy free?  I definitely have that cvorelation and am convinced when the sinus cavities are full or inflamed it. brings on dizziness, or change in pressure outside.  anyone else?

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  • Your Single Most Troublesome Symptom

    Hello Group, Just thought I would Post, I would like for you to tell us your one most single troublesome symptom. I know that most of us have multiple symptoms. Just curious what bother everybody the most. I will start the ball rolling, My most bothersome symptom is chronic dizziness.  Bertman 

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  • Night time Menieres

    Just had the worst night! Went to bed early as Grandaughter staying over night. Woke up with a thumping heart beat, in a bed of perspiration, looked at the clock to see the time and I was spinning so much that I couldn’t read the clock! I needed the bathroom and tried to get off the bed but was spinning...

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  • Salt and menieres- help

    Are there people with menieres who can esstetially go out to dinner and eat pretty much anything without having vertigo? Are there times when you eat salt and the only side affect is anxiety?  Also do you ever feel shaky inside?  Also what is vestibular neronitis vs menieres?

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  • Thank You For Sharing Your experiences

    Hello Group, Thank you all for sharing your most troubling symptoms with this group, I personally consider us a family, a family that has met because of a particular illness.  This illness that has brought us together is so very misunderstood by so many people, I really believe that to truly understand...

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  • Plz help in Meniers problem

    Hello All, My father had vertigo on Aug17 after 3 days of left ear heavy. After consulting ENT doctor, he said that he has lost hearing in left ear. Vertigo got reduced after 2-3 days after having medicine prescribed by doc..We also consulted Neuro and done MRI to cut out all possible reason. MRI is...

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  • M.D for 20 years, Drop attack’s last two years

    Hello all- I have had MD for 20 years and what started out as extremely dizzy moments where I could feel the attack coming, two to three times a  year, and be able to plan and Medicate to sleep it off, has now moved on to severe drop attacks, where I suddenly drop tot he ground, vomit, and can’t...

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  • acupuncture works for Meniere's Disease

    Free acupuncture treatment for the first five Meniere's Disease patients. The reason for this free treatments are to prove that acupuncture is work with only one or two times of treatment. I know how painful when you have an Meniere attack, because my mom used to had it. About 98% of Meniere...

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  • Taking a New Perspective a True confession

    As the Meniere's disease migrated its way into my life I was faced with a variety of changes.Health issues began, I could no longer operate the business that I built from the ground up.Now I can no longer work and earn a living because my symptoms are chronic, I began to watch my abilities vanish...

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    New Book on Tinnitus

    Hi Everyone, I also belong to a forum called "Tinnitus Talk" and today I received an announcement that another member of the forum has published a new book called "Living With Tinnitus: A practical guide to understanding, treating, and coping with tinnitus."  The author's...

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  • Dizziness

    Anyone had the steroid injection in the ear? I have right ear labs and had my 1st injection today. No dizziness t this moment but very nauseated since the procedure....

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  • Balance test update and questions

    Hey all, I thought I'd give an update on my situation. Thanks to all who let me know about your balance tests. The NHS have scheduled my appointment for the 22nd of May It feels like far too long to wait when I can't live life. Finding it hard to keep my head above water. Could you let me...

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  • 4 Brown Envelopes

    High to every body hope your all well, I feel i need to explain a brown envelope in the united kingdom is usually  from the department of work and pensions and for disabled people 9/10 its bad news so it gave me areal shudder to get four..Im trying to get in the support group after appealing ...

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  • Thank you

    It states unless my condition worsens, I have to wait 3 years! Oh well . . .

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  • Unhappy decision

    Hello Well I had my PIP appeal this week, what a grilling . . . Did not enjoy it one bit, I was told a decision would be sent to me. I received my brown envelope today, and opened tentatively, the appeal was REFUSED, they recognise my Menieres, but do not feel it warrants receiving PIP. It's very...

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  • My appointment with a neurotologist

    Hi everyone.  I thought I’d share a positive post as I’m feeling more relaxed and stress free than I have since this started 18 months ago. After attempting to reduce my betahistine dose to 8mg x 3 per day from 16 as my gp told me to do I started to get symptoms again. Screaming tinnitus and distorted...

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  • They have me SMH

    In 1994 I had an episode while walking things just went haywire.  Prior to that I've had serious bouts with Vertigo and mild tinnitus in one ear.  Fast forward 24 years after untold number of complaints to the docs about vertigo (dizziness) and tinnitus (both ears) to constant vertigo,...

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  • Is Ear Syeringing Safe with M.D.

    Hello All, I am new to the forum and looking for advice. I have had M.D. for 17yrs in my left ear my right ear as always been fine but  in the left ear i am vertually death and what i do hear is to distorted to make out..anyway im getting the same symtoms that started M.D. in the left ear i.e. tinitus...

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  • Travelling via plane

    Hi All, Hope you are doing well and have a good day with MD. I'm just looking for a little advice and thought that this may be the best place to ask! I have a summer holiday booked which I will be travelling via plane. I really struggle with flying, not in the sense that I am frightened of flying...

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  • New here just been diagnosed.

    Hi all, l have just been diagnosed with Ménières, my mother has it but her symptoms are different from mine, l just wanted to run a few things passed some of you on here to see what help and advice you could give me. It is my right ear that is effected it constantly feels blocked, my tinnitus...

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  • Balance testing?

    I’m gonna need balance testing at some point, and I’m quite anxious. Has it made anybody ill? What can I expect? What tests are they likely to run? Thanks

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  • It's a Brand New Day

    Hello to everyone, I hope this day finds everyone feeling better, Iv'e been kinda down for the last four days, I have a new personal diagnosis it's called "Dizzigo" (dizziness combined with Vertigo, the vertigo is not rotational its rocking up and down from side to side, and this dizzigo...

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  • Meniere's Solution - Hope this Helps Others

    I've had meneires for almost 5 years. This past year it got so bad I was having episodes of getting so sick I was over the toilet for at least an hour and then I was knocked out for the entire day. I originally thought these were due to stress as I am a senior executive for a global organization...

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  • Positive . . .

    Happy New Year to you all. Yes it is difficult to be positive when faced with this debilitating condition, but I am trying, I really enjoy this forum, knowing I am not alone. Thank you

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