2008 Not 2009

I realized I’ve actually had this disorder since July 2008. I did a vestibular rehab in 2008 or early 2009 after complaining of being dizzy and unbalanced to a doctor at that time. I had surgery in both July 2008 and July 2009. July 2008 was on my neck, 2009 was surgery was on my […]

Pushing Through The Day

Once in a while I have a good day, but most are very difficult. This week has been very difficult, but I continue to try to push through no matter. Upon getting up in the mornings I go ahead and make the bed, otherwise it might not get done. Just making the bed may sound […]

Addition of Video to the Blog

I have added 2 videos. One is an airing of ABC’s Mystery Diagnosis that is great for explaining the disorder and another that is a very talented young lady, Hayley, who took liberties with the song “Rock the Boat” to remix it for MdDS. She has a beautiful voice and I think you will enjoy […]

Memory and Vestibular Disorders

Quite a discussion on FB yesterday regarding our short-term memories. My question is could this be linked to some degree with Alzheimer’s. Maybe but that would not explain the imbalance. I can be talking and in mid-sentence will forget what the words are as well as an entire thought. This is very frustrating and can […]

Central Vestibular Disorder/Mal de Debarquement Syndrome

I thought I could write weekly regarding my Vestibular Disorder but I found it really became quite the challenge.  I was diagnosed in 2011 with Central Vestibular Disorder even though I have had this disorder since 2009.  Now it’s been nearly 6 years and I’m still rocking, bobbing and swaying.  It has been very difficult […]