When Vertigo Strikes Suddenly

Writing this from my recliner today. Last night I had a sudden onset of vertigo. The worst I’ve had in about 25 years. I couldn’t walk without grabbing hold of walls, chairs, anything near. And when I made it to bed, everything was horribly spinning. The headache and nausea was even worse. Today, I still have vertigo, but not to that extent. I just need to take everything slow and rest. Thankful God answered my prayers and allowed me to sleep. I didn’t move all night.

I missed my loving husband so much during my suffering. He was always so attentive and loving when I wasn’t well. It is during bouts of illness when my eyes are opened to how vulnerable a widow or widower feels. God created us to be in relationships. I texted one of my daughters to tell her what was going on and asked her to check on me today. I unlocked the storm door so either of my girls could gain access with their key to the front door. I believe it is always important when I’m ill to let one of them know.

Even though resting is always difficult for me, I will spend the day here in the recliner or in bed napping. I’m relying on God to bring me through this small storm.

One thought on “When Vertigo Strikes Suddenly

  1. sandralrice February 15, 2022 / 9:45 am

    Praying you feel better soon. Hugs.

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