Motion Sickness Topic Guide
Motion Sickness: Motion sickness (car sickness, sea sickness, air sickness, travel sickness) is generally believed to be caused by conflicts in the sensory imput to the brain. Common symptoms of motion sickness are nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and malaise. There are a variety of home remedies, OTC, and prescription medications that can help prevent and treat motion sickness.
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a common cause of vertigo. Causes of BPPV include infections, nerve inflammation, ear surgery complications, medication side effects, and more. Symptoms of BPPV are vertigo (a spinning sensation), nausea, vomiting, loss of balance, and nystagmus. Treatment may be with medication or therapy with health care professionals specializing in BPPV disorders.