Vertigo makes individuals feel like they are spinning or in an environment that is moving, explains Medical News Today. This feeling of dizziness, tilting or impaired balance is often caused by inner ear complications, i... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Inner ear problems, such as an accumulation of calcium particles, a buildup of pressure and fluid in the ear, or an inner ear infection often cause vertigo symptoms, according to WebMD. An injury to the neck or head may ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

To treat benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, WebMD suggests the Epley maneuver to dislodge calcium crystals from the ear canal and provide relief. If vertigo symptoms remain persistent, MedicineNet suggests a prescript... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Vertigo is not a medical condition that has its own side effects; it is a symptom caused by a disease, infection or injury, reports Medical News Today. Vertigo occurs when a stationary person experiences a sensation of s... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Bursitis causes an individual to feel ongoing pain and tenderness around the inflamed area, which typically surrounds a major joint, according to Medical News Today. The affected area may become swollen and increasingly ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The varicella-zoster virus triggers shingles in people who previously had chickenpox, Medical News Today states. After a chickenpox infection, the virus stays in the central nervous system in a dormant state for years. I... More »

Possible physical causes of vertigo attacks include a disturbance of the balance organs in the inner ear, a disturbance in the part of the brain that controls the interaction between balance and sight, and a disruption o... More »