Don’t let your eyes deceive you with Visual Vestibular Mismatch – Abeed Hirji (Certified Vestibular Therapist) & Sheelah Woodhouse

Imagine that you’re in a bustling grocery store, watching an action movie, waiting in traffic at a busy intersection or walking across the patterned carpet in a hotel lobby. You start to feel anxious, disorientated or unsteady, and sweaty or nauseous. What is happening? You might be experiencing Visual Vestibular Mismatch. This is a condition where […]

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FDA grants Fast Track Designation for SPI-1005 in the Treatment of Meniere’s Disease -Sound Pharmaceuticals

SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Sound Pharmaceuticals is pleased to announce that the FDA’s Division of Neurology Products has granted its request for Fast Track Designation (FTD) involving SPI-1005 in the treatment of Meniere’s Disease (MD). FTD applies to serious conditions where the potential to address unmet medical need has been demonstrated. SPI’s clinical data from […]

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Meniere’s Disease and Migraines -Written by Greg Bullock on 7th Sep 2019

Meniere’s disease and migraine are clinically unique syndromes that also share an extensive and often-complicated relationship with one another. In fact, it can be hard for doctors to distinguish between the two conditions, much less the patients who have to endure their symptoms. In this post, we break down the similarities and differences between both […]

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Vestibular Disorders Are They an Invisible Disability? -Daniel Pancy

According to VeDA, Vestibular Disorders consists the following disorders and syndromes. “The most commonly diagnosed vestibular disorders include benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), labyrinthitis or vestibular neuritis, Ménière’s disease, and secondary endolymphatic hydrops. Vestibular disorders also include superior semicircular canal dehiscence, acoustic neuroma, perilymph fistula, ototoxicity, enlarged vestibular aqueduct, migraine-associated vertigo, and mal de débarquement. […]

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Review of evidence on noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation for treatment of migraine -NCBI

Review of evidence on noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation for treatment of migraine: efficacy, safety, and implications. Mwamburi M1, Tenaglia AT2, Leibler EJ, Staats PS3. Author information Abstract GammaCore was cleared by the FDA for the acute treatment of episodic migraine and episodic cluster headache and has 5 Conformité Européenne marks. Data indicate that gammaCore treatment is both safe […]

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Vertigo-Michigan Ear Institute

Vertigo – Medical and Surgical Treatment, March 1998 ArticleMEDICAL AND SURGICAL TREATMENT OF VERTIGOMichael J. LaRouere, M.D.Michael D. Seidman, M.D.Jack M. Kartush, M.D. INTRODUCTION Vertigo is a term used to describe the hallucination of motion although the subject is stationary. The patient suffering from vertigo often uses the term “dizzy” to describe this sensation. However, […]

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