Light headed and dizzy when bending over?

Positional vertigo. . It is possible you are suffering from benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (aka bppv). This condition is due to small crystals in the inner ear that stimulate the inner ear with movement. Typical symptoms are room-spinning dizziness when lying down in bed, rolling over in bed and when bending over and getting back up. This condition can be easily treated by a knowledgable practitioner.

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If I'm bending over. Then stand back up I get light headed n bit dizzy. Is this normal? No vertigo. Checked.

Bppv. You may have change in blood pressure from sitting to standing position or positional vertigo (bppv) due to inner ear infection. Please consult your doctor for evaluation. Read more...
Normal. There is a temporary change in blood delivery to your brain as your cardiovascular system adjusts it pressure to the change in position. This is called positional hypotension and is normal if it is not associated with prolonged symptoms or other conditions such as heart disease, anemia or iron deficiency. Read more...

I get light headed and dizzy all the time and I have trimmers?

Evaluation. It is time for an evaluation face to face with your doctor. Bring all your medications and supplements with you to your appointment. Read more...

I keep going light headed and dizzy and have ringing in my head?

Doctor can evaluate. For dizziness or lightheaded feelings, a primary care doctor can evaluate. The doctor may run some tests, and may refer to others such as a cardiologist, ENT doctor, or neurologist. Symptoms may be from inner ear or balance organ problems, from mild dehydration, from some anemia, from heart problems, hormone imbalances, etc... With many possibilities, a doctor's appointment is the place to start. Read more...

When I get up everything seems to spin and I feel light headed and dizzy?

See your doctor ASAP. These symptoms could have a number of causes from dehydration to cardiac arrhythmia to viral illness to vertigo and so on. At your age it is best to have an exam when feeling lightheaded and dizzy. You will be reassured to learn if it is just a virus and safer for having been checked. Read more...
True vertigo. that is the sensation of being pulled to one side or rotating can occur with changes in position of the head relative to gravity and suggest an inner ear problem. Light hotheadedness occurs if the amount of blood is too little for the container (as with dehydration or vasodilatation of the leg vessels) Make sure your BP does not drop when you stand (HR will also rise) If so drink more fluids. Read more...

Why do I feel light headed and dizzy when I get home from work.. I've eaten ok?

Variety of factors. As a woman there are other things in your physical being that can contribute to feelings of lightheaded & dizziness men don't have to worry about such as menstrual periods & their effects. There is the question of GOOD HYDRATION?. You say that you eat "Ok" but we'd really need to define that a bit more, right? Then, there're drugs being taken that deserve attention. What's your doctor say? Read more...