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The Video Ocular Counter-Roll (vOCR): A New Means to Assess Utricle Function

The vestibular system (inner ear and brain pathways) has a primary role of providing... Read More

Improving the Sensitivity of the Dix-Hallpike Test for BPPV

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is the most common vestibular disorder and most common... Read More

Atypical Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

It is widely accepted that BPPV is the most common peripheral vestibular disorder (inner... Read More

Update on Management of BPPV

I’ve got some good news and I’ve got some bad news BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal... Read More

Dizziness and COVID-19

Dear Readers: During this holiday season, the editors at Hearing Health & Technology Matters... Read More

DIZZINESS & BALANCE

Let’s Talk About Meclizine

Let’s spend a few weeks talking about meclizine. Most patients complaining of dizziness or... Read More

A Prosthetic Labyrinth?

Last week, I attended a conference at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, MD. It was... Read More

BPPV Home Treatment

Which treatment is most effective? Last week, I finished my blog post with a... Read More

The State of Vestibular Testing

An Analysis of the Numbers Dizziness, vertigo, imbalance, falling and fear of falling are... Read More

An Offer I Can Easily Refuse

Last week, we talked about companies popping up to offer “Balance Clinic Packages” to... Read More

HEARING LOSS

Hearing Loss: A Personal Story

The Natural Progression of the Hard of Hearing: A Personal Story This week I... Read More

Do Hearing Aids Improve Balance?

A couple of years ago, I published a post on this blog about a... Read More

Hearing Loss and Fall Risk: More Questions than Answers

Last week I posted a short blurb about a recent Johns Hopkins study linking... Read More

Lightning Strike and Dizziness

Interesting Case Last week, I saw a very pleasant, intelligent young man referred to... Read More

Vertigo -Hollywood Edition

A few years ago, we took a family trip to New York City for... Read More