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Your brain uses the input from four sensory systems to help maintain
balance and position in relation to your surroundings:
If there is a problem with any of the above systems, you will
probably feel dizzy (unsteady) or have vertigo (spinning) or poor
December 19, 2012
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
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