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BalanceBelt: Reflections on a belt that helps people with severe balance disorders

BalanceBelt: Reflections on a belt that helps people with severe balance disorders BalanceBelt: Reflections on a belt that helps people with severe balance disorders.

Now that some patients with Bilateral Vestibular Loss (BVL) due to the loss of the balance (vestibular) organs in both ears have trialled wearing the BalanceBelt designed to improve severe unsteadiness, it has led me to reflect on the complexities of balance. If you’ve sought professional help for a balance disorder, or done some research, […]

Why are you feeling dizzy or out of balance? Let me count the ways!

Why are you feeling dizzy or out of balance? Let me count the ways! Are you feeling dizzy or out of balance? Let me count the ways!

In all the years I’ve spent working with people suffering dizziness and balance disorders, I’ve lost count of how many times the real cause of the issue has turned out to be very different from what my clients first thought it was. Although this can come as a shock to them, it shouldn’t really because […]

D&BDC Message of Joy

D&BDC Message of Joy D&BDC Message of Joy

Thank you for your ongoing support during 2019. The Dizziness Balance Disorders Centre remains at the forefront of treatment, including the use of powerful technology to get accurate, objective assessments of symptoms. This year has been a joy to reach broader audiences through social media avenues on Facebook and LinkedIn, plus the reach which my […]