Agency reports just coming in claim that the President is suffering from a severe condition called Meniere’s Disease and other health issues.
Meniere’s disease is caused by improper fluid drainage, immune disease, allergies, viral infection, genetic predisposition, or head trauma.
Experts said people suffering from the disease condition experience the following symptoms: regular episodes of vertigo, which is when a person feels as if he/she or the objects around them are moving when they are not
“Often, it feels like a spinning or swaying movement. This may be associated with nausea, vomiting, sweating, or difficulties in walking,” the experts said.
Other symptoms would show incidences of falling down, as the individual might lose balance and fall as though he/she has epilepsy; hearing loss, which in Meniere’s disease, may come and go, particularly early on. Eventually, most people have some permanent hearing loss.
There is also ringing in the ear (Tinnitus): Tinnitus is the perception of a ringing, buzzing, roaring, whistling or hissing sound in your ear; feeling of fullness in the ear. According to the experts, Meniere’s disease has no cure. The worse of this is the epileptic-like seizures that accompany the disease.
“During an acute attack like this, patients are advised to lie down on a firm surface, stay as motionless as possible, with eyes open and fixed on a stationary object.
“Patients are also advised not try to drink or sip water immediately, as this might lead to vomiting,” they said. Babangida returns from medical trip to Switzerland