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Detection of Autoimmune Reactions and Diagnostic Biomarker Candidates in Meniere's
Oct. 17, 2014 | 3:47pm

Abstract

Meniere's disease is an inner ear disorder that can manifest as fluctuating vertigo, sensorineural hearing loss, tinnitus, and aural fullness. However, the pathologic mechanism of Meniere's disease is still unclear. In this study, we evaluated autoimmunity as a potential cause of Meniere's disease.

Pediatric Concussion and Other Traumatic Brain Injuries
Oct. 17, 2014 | 12:52pm

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a significant problem in the US pediatric population. Although some TBIs are mild, others can be more serious, even severe.

Concussion increases risk for vision problems
Oct. 15, 2014 | 4:21pm

SAN DIEGO — Nearly 70% of children diagnosed with concussion had at least one vision problem, according to data presented here.

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VEDA Resource Library

Visit VEDA's Resource Library to get more information about your vestibular disorder and download one of VEDA's many short publications.

Find a Vestibular Specialist

Getting an accurate diagnosis is the first step toward recovery!

Use VEDA's free provider directory to search for a vestibular health care professional near you.
 
Note: You can select more than one provider specialty. Click here for definitions of the different provider specialties.

Check your symptoms

Use the Isabel symptom checker to get a list of possible diagnoses.
*Not meant as a substitute for medical care.

Patient Spotlight

Do you suffer from dizziness? You're not alone! In VEDA's "Patient Spotlight" vestibular patients like Melissa Jo Elliott tell their stories in their own words.

Click here to share your story.

Online Poll

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Patient Registry

Help VEDA collect data on the vestibular patient experience.

Together we can advocate for actions that reduce the time it takes to diagnose a vestibular disorder.

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Membership Changes Coming Soon!

VEDA will be rolling out a new membeship program in 2015. Current memberships will not be affected, but there will be lots of new ways to get involved. Stay tuned!