Vestibular Prosthesis To Help Restore Balance For Those With Meniere’s Disease

A doctor Christopher Phillips and his colleagues from the University of Washington in Seattle, are developing and testing a new vestibular prosthesis which delivers electrical stimulation to the fluid inside the semi-circular canals of the ear. In effect, the stimulation of the fluid makes the brain believe that the body is moving or swaying in a certain direction. This then causes a compensatory postural reflex to stabilize the posture thereby helping to restore balance.

Ultra Marathon Run Down Under For Meniere’s Disease Awareness

Lachlan Cameron from Wangaratta is running a 1500km ultra-marathon to raise Meniere’s awareness.

Can Chinese Medicine Help Alleviate Meniere’s Disease symptoms?

Our perspective on Chinese Medicine and how it might or might nor help alleviate the suffering of Meniere’s Disease patients. We talk about a new herbal product called “Meniere’s Stop”