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  • Most dizziness is caused by problems of the inner ear and is treatable.
  • Common causes of dizziness related to the inner ear include: benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), migraine and inflammation of the inner ear balance apparatus (vestibular neuritis). 
  • Dizziness may also be caused by other conditions such as low blood pressure, some heart problems, anxiety or low blood sugar.
  • Vertigo is a type of dizziness that feels as though you or your surroundings are spinning.

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Reviewed on: 28-05-2019