The vestibular system: Are you still spinning?

The Vestibular System is the reason you are not falling over right now. The Vestibular System processes sensory information about motion, balance, and the spatial environment. The system is comprised of the semicircular canals, the utricle, and the saccule. The...

Ear Ache & Ear Pain

Ear pain or aches usually only effect one ear, but can occasionally happen in both. Pain can be caused by inflammation or infections in the inner or middle ear. These aches can be caused by several things like ear infections, earwax blockage or swimmers ear. If water...

Spring Allergies: Plants and Trees That Cause Allergies

Spring is pretty, but with the beauty comes dander, pollen and other irritants that can cause people to suffer allergies. According to studies, Memphis is one of top 12 cities with high levels of pollen. About one in five Americans suffer from seasonal allergies....