• How to treat Meniere’s disease

    CU researchers may have discovered the cause of the disorder and how to control it

    By Jackie Brinkman | University Communications AURORA, Colo. (Dec. 5, 2013) Researchers at University of Colorado School of Medicine may have figured out what causes Meniere’s disease and how to attack it.  According to Carol Foster, MD, from the department of otolaryngology and Robert Breeze, MD, a neurosurgeon, there is a strong association between Meniere’s disease and conditions involving  temporary low blood flow in the brain such as migraine headaches.… Full Story

    December 10, 2013
    Jackie Brinkman
  • CU health and research experts showcased by local TV station

    Anschutz Medical Campus featured in a series of recent news stories

    By Dan Meyers | University Communications AURORA, Colo. – When local television station KDVR wanted experts to talk last spring about a range of health issues, it turned to the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    July 15, 2013
    Dan Meyers
  • How to treat vertigo

    Simple home remedy relieves dizziness

    When Carol Foster, associate professor at the CU School of Medicine, started experiencing bouts of vicious dizziness and accompanying nausea, she was stunned—not because she didn’t know what was happening, but because this disease was so much more severe than she had ever realized, even as a practicing physician. … Full Story

    April 1, 2013
    Vicki Hildner
    Half-somersault maneuver
  • Two home exercises to treat vertigo

    School of Medicine researcher devises new exercise that allows the patient to “self apply”

    A University of Colorado School of Medicine researcher who suffers from benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) and had to “fix it” before she could go to work one day was using a maneuver to treat herself that only made her sicker.… Full Story

    April 23, 2012
    Jackie Brinkman