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What causes dizziness when walking?

What causes dizziness when walking?

Unsteadiness: If your gait is unsteady and you do not have true spinning (vertigo) you may want to see a neurologist. There are many causes of unsteadiness and you need a thorough workup by either a neurologist or a neuro-otologist. Check to see if any meds you are taking may have a side effect of gait disturbance. ...Read more

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Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more


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What caused 1min dizzy spell after standing and walking for 5 mins? First time that has ever happened.

What caused 1min dizzy spell after standing and walking for 5 mins? First time that has ever happened.

Lots of things!: Some of them serious some not-so-serious. Given that you're 75 years old and are on chemotherapy, you should definitely see your physician. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of dizzyness no one can figure out why im dizzy when I stand up or walk have had every test they say anxiety?

What are the most common causes of dizzyness no one can figure out why im dizzy when I stand up or walk have had every test they say anxiety?

Long list: The list of things that cause dizziness are as long as your arm. If you haven't been seen by a neurologist, that seems like a logical next step. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of dizzyness no one can figure out why im dizzy when I stand up or walk have had every test they say anxiety 4 neurolo?

What are the most common causes of dizzyness no one can figure out why im dizzy when I stand up or walk have had every test they say anxiety 4 neurolo?

Dizziness: Dizziness can mean 1 of 2 things; lightheadedness & vertigo. Lightheadedness is feeling like you're about to faint or pass out & may get nauseated. It is relieved by lying down. It is not serious & usually is caused by drop of blood pressure or blood flow to head when u get up too fast. Vertigo is feeling like you or surroundings are moving, as if u r spinning or falling. It is most likely anxiety. ...Read more

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What causes dizziness (vertigo) when walking around a store but fine walking outside? Blood work came back fine.

What causes dizziness (vertigo) when walking around a store but fine walking outside? Blood work came back fine.

Could be migraine: Many things can cause vertigo but in people who have a history of regular headaches and who have family members who also get headaches, vertigo can be caused by migraine. If you have a history of headaches and are experiencing vertigo that it's a good idea to see a neurologist. If no history of headaches than an ENT doctor can help. ...Read more

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What can cause shortness of breath and slight dizziness after walking up a hill and lasting for about 30 minutes after that?

What can cause shortness of breath and slight dizziness after walking up a hill and lasting for about 30 minutes after that?

Dizziness: Dizziness and shortness of breath can occur from exertion or from cardiac diseases. It depends on the age of the person and in what context the symptoms occured. ...Read more

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What causes a feeling is swimmy headedness? Not really dizzy, but a feeling like walking on sponges. Had incisional neck biopsy a week ago-benign

What causes a feeling is swimmy headedness? Not really dizzy, but a feeling like walking on sponges. Had incisional neck biopsy a week ago-benign

See a neurologist: These symptoms may represent a headache or other neurological condition, or sinus issues. You also just had a neck biopsy. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to a neurologist. See your PCP first. Http://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/dizziness_lightheadedness_and_vertigo-health/article_em. Htm ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if my mom is 73 and still works. Lately in the nights when she gets up she gets so dizzy she can't walk. Can you think of ant probable causes?

Should I be concerned if my mom is 73 and still works. Lately in the nights when she gets up she gets so dizzy she can't walk. Can you think of ant probable causes?

Check-up time: Her still working shouldn't be a proble but, poor balance is. Make sure she's eating enough calories and drinking enough water every day. She should see her primary doctor for a check of whether this is vertigo (sense of motion) vs other 'dizziness' like fainting, vascular insufficiency or a heart rhythm issue. ...Read more

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I have episodes of extreme difficulty standing up+extreme weakness when walking afterward. Prior I get dizziness, neck pain, and headache. Causes?

I have episodes of extreme difficulty standing up+extreme weakness when walking afterward. Prior I get dizziness, neck pain, and headache. Causes?

Neuro Condition: Gait is a manner of walking or moving on foot. It is an important aspect of signs that may provide information about several musculoskeletal and neurological conditions. There are several basic pathological gaits that can be attributed to neurological conditions.
Rec.: see a neurologist for further investigation. ...Read more

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Wat would cause light headed and dizzy when u stand up & walk around? Dehydration? Bp is 98/57. P 110. Standing. Sitting its 106/61. P71. Blood wrk ok

Wat would cause light headed and dizzy when u stand up & walk around? Dehydration? Bp is 98/57. P 110. Standing. Sitting its 106/61. P71. Blood wrk ok

Low BP and dizziness: You blood pressure, and more important, your pulse change when you stand up. Your pulse increases by about 50% and your BP falls. You may be dehydrated and, if you were, when you blood was taken, you would not have normal labs. I would go to an er and get assessed. Your rapid pulse when you stand could be the sign of some significant fluid volume deficit or some anemia. ...Read more

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Does a sinus infection cause dizziness and a lightheaded feeling when you walk?

Does a sinus infection cause dizziness and a lightheaded feeling when you walk?

Possible: Any upper respiratory infection can affect the middle ear and create such symptoms, but if this persists, please see your doctor for a specific diagnosis. Hope you get better. ...Read more

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What can cause white noise in my ears and wooziness or dizziness? The wooziness happens mostly when walking or riding in the car.

What can cause white noise in my ears and wooziness or dizziness? The wooziness happens mostly when walking or riding in the car.

Inner ear problem: Noises in the ears called tinnitus is often associated with wooziness or vertigo or lightheaded is usually due to problem with inner ear called Labrynthitis/It can also be due to Menier's Disease which can be triggered by allergies, viral infections and abnormal immune response
And if tinnitus and wooziness is also accompanied by hearing loss in affected ear, may be due to acoustic neuroma
See ENT ...Read more

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How does anxiety cause someone to feel off balance? I'm not talking about feeling dizzy. Just a sense of imbalance when walking, standing, leaning.

How does anxiety cause someone to feel off balance? I'm not talking about feeling dizzy. Just a sense of imbalance when walking, standing, leaning.

Uncertain: Agree with Dr. Buckley - that the alprazolam could be an issue. Please see: http://www. Jkp. Com/jkpblog/2012/06/article-dr-sandra-scheinbaum-6-myths-about-panic-attacks/ ...Read more

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PVC's more often everyday. Random dizzy feeling in head when walk /sit (progesing symp)Cardio doc says take beta Blocker. HR reg. Temp fix. Real cause?

PVC's more often everyday. Random dizzy feeling in head when walk /sit (progesing symp)Cardio doc says take beta Blocker. HR reg. Temp fix. Real cause?

PVC's and dizziness: Premature ventricular contraction (PVC) may induce symptoms: palpitations, shortness of breath, hypotension, anxiety, insomnia, etc.. Over time, frequent PVCs can, in some patients, cause changes in the heart function.
You should have a Holter, a cardiac Th. Viability scan, an ECHO, look at the valves and LV thickness. Start on Beta blockers, metoprolol. You must see a cardiologist. ...Read more

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I have a dull lower back ache and I feel dizzy when walking. The back could be from dancing two days ago but it's just come up. What could be the cause?

I have a dull lower back ache and I feel dizzy when walking. The back could be from dancing two days ago but it's just come up. What could be the cause?

Back pain: It is difficult to determine the cause because the symptoms are nonspecific. Perhaps you are dehydrated or anemic and that is causing the dizziness (lightheaded). The back pain can be delayed after vigorous exercise or dancing if you strained or overworked muscles that you are not used to using. See your medical doctor. ...Read more

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For about the last year and a half I get bad dizzy spells and vertigo to a point where I can't walk, I start into cold sweats and vomiting. It's usual?

For about the last year and a half I get bad dizzy spells and vertigo to a point where I can't walk, I start into cold sweats and vomiting. It's usual?

No: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. You ought to consult a neurologist for an evaluation. 18 months is too long to wait for an assessment of your health.
Wish you good health! ...Read more

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Severe heard pain, nausea, vomiting, sometimes dizzy while standing or walking. Pain worse in the mornings could be caused by? My husband is 23 years old. He is overall a healthy person with no preexisting medical conditions. This has been reoccuring for

Severe heard pain, nausea, vomiting, sometimes dizzy while standing or walking. Pain worse in the mornings could be caused by? My husband is 23 years old. He is overall a healthy person with no preexisting medical conditions. This has been reoccuring for

If: If a patient had new onset of headaches, that wake him at night and he has vomiting, then it would be reasonable to consult with their physician. Migraines or muscle tension are possibilities, but other causes of headache would need to be ruled out. It would be reasonable for him to consult his physician and have an evaluation as this headache sounds new and is described as severe. ...Read more

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Can laying down to much cause you to feel dizzy light headed when u get up n walk around. Doing a lot of bed rest. C diff?

Can laying down to much cause you to feel dizzy light headed when u get up n walk around. Doing a lot of bed rest. C diff?

Yes: Prolonged inactivity can lead to deconditioning and reduced sympathetic tone so that blood that pools in the large veins of legs and pelvis isn't squeezed rapidly into the circulatory system when standing up so that the blood pressure drops causing lightheadedness. Blood pressure meds a major cause, also dehydration. C diff causes diarrhea. ...Read more

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I woke up from a nap with intense dizziness and my mouth open. The dizziness caused trouble walking for a good 10-15 min. What could be the cause?

I woke up from a nap with intense dizziness and my mouth open. The dizziness caused trouble walking for a good 10-15 min. What could be the cause?

Vertigo: Dizziness means different things to different people. Vertigo is a false sensation of movement, often described as room spinning. Benign paroxysmal/positional vertigo refers to episodic vertigo. Room spinning sensation can be so uncomfortable as to cause vomiting. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/vertigo/basics/definition/con-20028216. Then see Family Doc & ENT if persists. ...Read more

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I'm feeling dizzy lightheadedness when walking or turning my head with ringing or buzzing in my ears I have a small cold to more sinus?

I'm feeling dizzy lightheadedness when walking or turning my head with ringing or buzzing in my ears I have a small cold to more sinus?

Viral: Likely viral labyrinthitis or vestibular neuronitis. This is usually self- limited and should clear with time. However, it is worth seeing a doctor, to make sure that you don't have a bacterial infection, as well. ...Read more

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Is ear or brain the cause of mild dizziness, like standing on a gentle rocking boat? Doesn't affect my speech or walking other than mild unsteadiness

Is ear or brain the cause of mild dizziness, like standing on a gentle rocking boat? Doesn't affect my speech or walking other than mild unsteadiness

Either: Your symptoms can be caused either by an inner ear problem or a problem with the balance centers in your brain. You should be evaluated by a physician to help differentiate the two causes. Although at your age it is more likely to be an inner ear problem such as a meniere's disease, or viral infection. ...Read more

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I woke up feeling dizzy and my balance was off, felt like I was walking to the left. Could this be an ear infection? I haven't had a cold recently

I woke up feeling dizzy and my balance was off, felt like I was walking to the left. Could this be an ear infection? I haven't had a cold recently

Maybe but unusual: Positional dizziness / vertigo could be caused by dehydration, middle ear infection, problems in the inner ear, nervous system, some viral infection, side effects of medications or unknown cause. In some cases it may not signal anything dangerous but if your symptoms persist please consult with a physician for clarification on associated symptoms and a more concrete diagnosis. Take care ...Read more

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Chest-pains, really lightheaded especially after walking, and slightly dizzy. I'm a 27yr old male, what could be the cause? Er said EKG xray are fine

Chest-pains, really lightheaded especially after walking, and slightly dizzy. I'm a 27yr old male, what could be the cause? Er said EKG xray are fine

Anxiety disorder?: Symptoms are indicative of anxiety, worry over health. However, chest pain is not too common in anxiety. Are you ok when at rest? Why not check with your dr which may give you peace of mind. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more