... One reason I have doubted my BVL diagnosis is because I have never really been super dizzy... Have only experienced true long lasting vertigo once in 2006 and have only felt it for seconds since and not too often. Usually I feel like I am rocking or swaying more than anything. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Candi,
I'm sorry you are not feeling well again. Maybe your hormones are messed up now? Especially since you are getting dizzy around your cycle.
I saw a specialist at UPMC in Pittsburgh just two weeks ago and was dx'd with chronic subjective dizziness. I had all the testing done that day too. He prescribed Imipramine and I am having some side effects to it. I'm... (7 replies)
... I have had bouts of dizziness, once in 2006 which started as a bout of vertigo that caused vomiting andeft me off balance for a few months. I got better without and rehab as the ENT was unable to find anythingrg wrong. ... (7 replies)
... I get vertigo and lightheadedness. It all started in March of 2012. I was told in December 2013 that I have visual vestibular hypersensitivity, also known as migraine associated vertigo. ... (1 replies)
... My vertigo did not start until I went on vacation about 14 years ago. I took a plane to Boston, and shortly after I got off the plane, I experienced massive dizzy spells. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for all your responses. I am currently doing a visual vertigo dvd from my local hospital, you stand in front of the tv and it shows you black and white patterns moving in different directions. ... (13 replies)
... is damaged it sends the wrong signals saying that i'm still in motion. this is when dizziness and vertigo occur. ... (13 replies)
... hi rob, glad you are doing better than the beginning--it sounds like. i was wondering, did you have constant jumpy vision at the beginning of this too...since you said now it's just when you run or stomp your feet?? just curious if yours was like mine is now... do you do vrt's also?
thanks:) (20 replies)
... Thought i would give my visual symptoms as these are what realy bothers me and you guys seem to have such similar ones. ... (20 replies)
... wise direction... luckily, I knew it must be vertigo because a friend of mine had it 6 months earlier. ... (20 replies)
... dizziness like spinning vertigo, visual issues, ear pain, headaches, anxiety? ... (9 replies)
... Just adding some thoughts..
For me Blinking Vision(like venetian blinds), is more related to MAV than to VN, because I've felt this before, years ago, and it's like a sensorial overload, where everything feels weird. The lack of "clear focus", if you're sight is OK, again (for me) more MAV.
And even as it's been said for our MAV connoisseurs here, that MAV can cause all... (20 replies)
... this happens to me as well, i was told that visual stimuli can set it off..I have positional vertigo. just scrolling on the comp can set it off...also like you said in a crowded place with bright lites. ... (4 replies)
... s to feel stronger to vestibular injured people, bright flashing lights are not a "trademark" of the disease, as the progessive hearing loss, and strong episodic vertigo attacks are. ... (10 replies)
... So if they are flashes of light related to vertigo or menieres, then treating the disease should help the systems, correct? ... (10 replies)
... Flashes in your vision like that need to be checked out - and it's good that you did see a neuro-opthalmologist.
They can often be a sign of migraine with or without headache. This is made all the more likely by the fact that you got them after discontinuing medications which are used as migraine preventatives (especially Effexor). These meds may have been preventing this... (10 replies)
... True--if the brain can overcome the size of the deficit that the now stable lesion caused---there are limits to the plasticity of your/the brain.
:cool: (21 replies)
... ok what im saying is that without having something else going on....bppv, migraine, bouts of vertigo. a stable lesion will be compensated for. (21 replies)
... Hi Tracy
Yes most of the Lab/VN injuries cause considerable vision problems--in---the VOR area---it is very seldom that they go beyond that---I would guess that the VOR exercises should do it---but it usually takes time---if done consistently---usually work
The ones I was given were tailored to correct double vision(one scene above the other & depth perception + other... (21 replies)
... vn sufferers experience this. Should I continue the VOR exercises or would you recommend I pursue talyored visual exercises with an opthamologist? ... (21 replies)