Fallen Senior Woman


Your risk of falling and injuring yourself is much higher if you experience a dizzy spell. You are also at risk for an accident if you experience dizziness while driving a car or operating heavy machinery. If your dizziness goes untreated, you can experience long-term consequences, especially if an existing health condition is causing your dizziness.

Dizziness can make you feel:

  • Unsteady on your feet
  • Lightheaded
  • Like your surroundings are spinning or turning
  • Unsteady
  • Weak
  • Nauseated