Meniere"s Disease
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Meniere"s Disease Evidence and Outcomes by Michael Ruckenstein

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Published by Plural Publishing Inc .
Written in English


  • Audiology & otology,
  • Speech & language disorders & therapy,
  • Audiology & Speech Pathology,
  • Medical

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12494059M
ISBN 101597563005
ISBN 109781597563000

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  This book of practical advice consists of a compilation of those findings. The onset of Meniere’s disease can be a frightening and stressful situation. It is an incurable disease that is not well understood. It can indeed rob you of your life if you let it. The good news is that this serious disease is manageable and you can reclaim your life/5(62). Your doctor will conduct an exam and take a medical history. A diagnosis of Meniere's disease requires: Two episodes of vertigo, each lasting 20 minutes or longer but not longer than 12 hours. A hearing test (audiometry) assesses how well you detect sounds at different pitches and volumes and how well you distinguish between similar-sounding words. How the Blue Book Can Help You Medically Qualify for Disability with Meniere’s Disease. Those suffering from Meniere’s disease understand just how challenging the illness can be. The unpredictable nature of the disease combined with the debilitating, often sudden, attacks can . Ménière’s is a progressive disease, meaning it grows worse over time. It may start slowly with bouts of hearing loss. Vertigo may develop later. Along with the main symptoms, some people may.

Have you ever heard of Meniere’s Disease? If your answer is no, you are not alone. This is a very rare condition affecting approximately.2% of the population. That.2%, however, struggle with on-going Meniere’s Disease symptoms on a regular basis. Meniere’s Disease begins with problems in the inner ear. Typically only one ear is [ ]. Ménière's disease (MD) is a disorder of the inner ear that is characterized by episodes of feeling like the world is spinning (), ringing in the ears (), hearing loss, and a fullness in the ear. Typically, only one ear is affected initially; however, over time both ears may become involved. Episodes generally last from 20 minutes to a few hours. The time between episodes names: Ménière's syndrome, idiopathic . Meniere’s disease is an inner ear condition that affects the body’s vestibular and auditory systems.. The vestibular system is what gives people their sense of balance and movement. The Author: Alex Snyder. Meniere's disease is an inner ear disorder. Symptoms come on as “episodes” or “attacks,” and include vertigo and ringing in the ears. Get the facts on diagnosis, treatments, and : Janelle Martel.

by Barry Keate. Meniere’s disease is of unknown (idiopathic) origin, so treatment is is recognized by a combination of symptoms: extreme vertigo, progressive hearing loss, tinnitus and ear fullness. The good news is that our understanding of the disease has recently increased, and there is a new treatment which consistently produces positive results. Ménière’s disease is a disorder of the inner ear that causes severe dizziness (vertigo), ringing in the ears (tinnitus), hearing loss, and a feeling of fullness or congestion in the ear. Ménière’s disease usually affects only one ear. Attacks of dizziness may come on suddenly or after a . I was diagnosed with Meniere’s Disease back in Oct of The next 4 months of my life were a nightmare. I had over 14 extreme dizzy attacks in just one month. I started on the regimen defined inside the Meniere’s Whisperer book because it made sense and I was right. After over 30 attacks in 4 months time I went down to 2 in two years. I lived with the worst Meniere's Disease could throw at me for 7 years I spent 10 healthy years living 95% free of Menieres symptoms I have been completely free of Meniere's since I have been supporting other sufferers for 13 years and watched 's of others get their life back.