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.
Vertigo Vertigo, a feeling or perception that the environment around you is moving or spinning can be caused by inner ear inflammation, Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere's disease, migraine, tumor, head trauma, or multiple sclerosis. Typical symptoms of true vertigo include nausea, sweating, vomiting, and abnormal eye movements. Treatment depends upon the cause of vertigo.