Help for individuals

Help for Individuals Salt Skip News Why all the importance on Salt and Sodium content? Salt matters for two very compelling reasons: it causes or aggravates over 20 salt-related health problems at least 6 million Australians (half the adult population) have one or more salt-related health problems The two most common and very serious health …

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International

International information regarding Meniere’s Disease The following links to international web sites are provided for your additional information. The Meniere’s Society United Kingdom www.menieres.org.uk Vestibular Disorders Association (USA) www.vestibular.org Meniere’s Disease Information Centre (USA) www.menieresinfo.com Dr Tim C Hain (USA) www.dizziness-and-balance.com BC Balance And Dizziness Disorders Society (Canada) www.balanceanddizziness.org Hearwell (New Zealand) www.hearwell.co.nz International Federation …

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Papers

Research reports and other papers Papers On this page you will find news about the activities of Meniere’s Australia Inc. This will include events and activities, submissions to government, campaigns and discussion papers, new developments and fund raising activities. All members are invited to send in their notices by emailing to: info@menieres.org.au Any news-worthy items …

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What Causes Menieres Disease?

Causes of Meniere’s disease Excess fluid in the inner ear The exact cause of Meniere’s disease is not known. Research has linked the symptoms of Meniere’s to an excess of fluid in the inner ear that disturbs the balance and hearing organs. The inner ear is composed of: three semicircular canals and otolith organs – …

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What is Menieres Disease

What is Meniere’s Disease? A disease of the inner ear Meniere’s disease is a condition in which there is an excess of fluid in the inner ear. The excess fluid disturbs the ear’s balance and hearing mechanisms and produces a range of symptoms: vertigo (a form of dizziness where your surroundings appear to spin) tinnitus …

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About Ma

Who is Meniere’s Australia? Meniere’s Australia (MA) Meniere’s Australia (MA) is a national non-profit, non-government organisation that aims to promote and facilitate the development of Australia-wide services and support for those living with Meniere’s disease and other vestibular conditions. Meniere’s disease is a chronic, incurable condition of the inner ear that produces a range of …

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MA counselling and referral service

Contact a counsellor The following table lists contact details for MA counsellors. Meniere’s Australia offer a confidential counselling service which is available to members and their families. Our counsellors: are members of MA have first hand knowledge of Meniere’s have undertaken a counsellor training course can talk to members about problems or concerns they may …

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Newly Diagnosed

Newly Diagnosed with Meniere’s Disease? When experiencing symptoms of Meniere’s disease or when first diagnosed it is often quite a shock. You may feel overwhelmed and not sure what is happening or how you will manage. Often it seems like your world is spinning out of control and it is not easy to accept that life as …

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Online Shopping

How to order resources from the catalogue Our office will close on 18th December for the holiday period. Normal office hours will resume on Monday 11th January 2016. If you order products online during this period, we will endeavour to post them to you as soon as possible upon our return. View Your Order If …

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Support Services

Support Services If you have Meniere’s you may benefit from consulting with and learning from other people who have the condition. For example, Meniere’s Australia (MA) offers: a counselling and referral service an information and resource centre regular member meetings which feature guest speakers on a range of topics related to Meniere’s opportunities to meet with other people who have …

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