Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Vertigo is a health condition characterized by the feeling of spinning motion and the loss of balance. This feeling of spinning movement is an illusion and medics remind that vertigo should be distinguished from other forms of dizziness. The condition is often accompanied with a sudden loss of balance, nausea and vomiting, making it difficult to move and lowering the quality of life – the condition can even confine affected individuals to their home. Learn more about vertigo, its causes and treatment in this book.