Let's Talk About . . . Information Sheets
A series of printer-friendly handouts reviewed by vestibular specialists and intended as general introductions to a range of topics related to balance and dizziness. Download and print these info sheets and pass them on!
An introduction to BPPV (Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo), the most common inner ear balance problem. It is defined as sudden attacks of vertigo (spinning sensation) that last for less than a minute and are always triggered by certain head movements.
An overview of balance tests currently used to assess whether or not there are problems with the balance structures of the inner ear and/or and their connections with our eyes, central nervous system and the proprioceptive system.
Guide to the referral centres in BC that offer vestibular function testing, diagnostic and/or management services.
Guide to the various categories of health professionals in BC who diagnose, assess, treat and/or help people cope with vestibular disorders.