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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 […]

Brains of blind people adapt to sharpen sense of hearing, study shows

Brains of blind people adapt to sharpen sense of hearing, study shows

University of Washington Research has shown that people who are born blind or become blind early in life often have a more nuanced sense of hearing, especially when it comes to musical abilities and tracking moving objects in space (imagine crossing a busy road using sound alone). For decades scientists have wondered what changes in […]