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I have dizziness almost...

I have dizziness almost all the time. Even after resting. I am 78. I have been a caretaker for an 82 year old male. He is now hospitalized

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I saw one in February and he said it was caregiver stress. My partner has been in hospital for more than 4 months.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I had a mild case of polio as a child but otherwise I have been well. I take no medicine.

Doctor's Assistant: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?

No. No doctor attended me for polio. My left side is slightly smaller from head to toe. My mother said I was not born that way. I had the typical childhood experience. Measles, chicken pox ...

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what triggers it?

position changes?

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