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Basically it's. short question. But I woke up this morning

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Hi, so basically it's. short question. But I woke up this morning feeling very dizzy. And all throughout the day my head has been a little bit off, not dizzy exactly but feeling like I was about to go dizzy. What I have noticed now however is that I only get that real dizziness when I turn my head to the left. What could be happening?
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Customer: replied 22 days ago.
Oh just to add, I also have this on the right side of my neck. Not sure if it is linked to the dizziness when turning head to the left please see attached file
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Expert:  wieyedoc replied 18 days ago.

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Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I don't have any other medical issues that I'm aware of except for being extremely over weight. And I currently take no medication.
Expert:  wieyedoc replied 18 days ago.

Thank you for that additional information.

It sounds like you may be coming down with the flu and your inner ear has been involved.

This can cause you to feel dizzy etc.

I'm not sure what that is on your neck.....

So. What should you do?

Try to take it easy.
Drink a lot of fluids and eat a good diet.

Take some tylenol etc.

Unfortunately since this is most likely a viral infection antibiotics won't help :(

If things get worse then have your GP take a look at you.

Does this make sense to you?

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