Entries by Neurology Associates VA

Experiencing Dizziness? 4 Instances of Dizziness and Why You Should See a Neurologist

Dizziness can be felt in many ways. It can encompass the feeling of being lightheaded, woozy, vertigo (spinning), fear, and imbalance. It affects the sensory organs such as the eyes and ears. Dizziness is not a disease in and of itself but is a symptom of various disorders—some minor, some serious. Dizziness is a common […]

Update of Neurological Symptoms Showing in COVID-19 Patients

Recent Findings illustrate that COVID-19 is far more than a respiratory infection. It poses a threat to the whole nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. Research is showing that about half of hospitalized Coronavirus patients experience neurological symptoms. This can include dizziness, difficulty concentrating, a loss of smell and taste, seizure, stroke, […]

A Neurologist in Leesburg Gives an Overview of Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Also Known as ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis  (ALS) is also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, named after the professional baseball player who was diagnosed in 1939. In recent times, the most well-known victim of ALS is the famed physicist Stephen Hawking. ALS is a rapidly progressive, ultimately fatal neurological disease that attacks nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscles. […]