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How to know when dizziness is a sign of a more serious condition, according to doctors

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Likewise, if you experience dizziness alongside other symptoms, like slurred speech, numbness in the limbs or face, or loss of consciousness, that’s a red flag that something more concerning could be going on, says Steven Doettl, a practicing audiologist and clinical professor in the department of audiology and speech pathology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.