Our bodies are made up of 50% to 80% water, depending on our age. With age, our total body content of water naturally decreases, which makes the elderly population prone to dehydration, that can occur when we lose too much of that water either from sweating, vomiting or diarrhea, among other causes. There are three […]
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Diagnosing dizziness: Is it vertigo?
By Benjamin Johnson, M.D.
When I’m asked to make an evaluation of a dizzy patient and all I know is that they feel dizzy, the best tool I have is their story. It is by far the most important thing, and nine times out of 10 I can make a diagnosis just from a good story. I also do […]