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Virus causing dizziness

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Dr. Patrick Woodward is dealing with a strange form of dizziness at Parham Primary Care.

He is seeing dizziness that feels like a spinning sensation or lightheadedness or being off balance. 

It is most likely being caused by a virus and the symptoms can last a couple of weeks!  The virus affects the inner ear and the body's balance system.

Treatment is aimed at reducing symptoms while the body heals itself. 

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