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Balance refers to postural control, which is defined as the act of maintaining, achieving or restoring a state of balance during any posture or activity.

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Why are adults so suceptible to dizziness?

I have a child and she, like pretty much all the others it seems, loves spinny rides in the park. Adults often can't stand them. In fact, I recall going from loving to hating dizziness over the space ...
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Can human spinal reflexes make use of a proprioceptive input?

I was out in the car when I wondered why manufacturers place pedal controls crucial for reaction time so very far from the motor cortex. Is there anything a spinal reflex could work with, which would ...
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