Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph of the inside of a guinea pig inner ear showing the hearing organ, or cochlea. Running along the spiral structure are rows of sensory cells which respond to different frequencies of sound.
Hanging upside down stimulates our vestibular system, found our inner ear. Planned sensory activities that involve hanging upside down can prevent sensory meltdowns in children with Autism. Tap the link to check out sensory toys!
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV), BPPV, a form of vertigo, is thought to cause dizziness from debris that builds up in the inner ear (utricle). This debris is referred to by some as “ear rocks” or otoconia.
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MICROSCOPIC HAIRS IN INNER EAR: Inner ear help divers know their up down orientation in water. Sounds under water are magnified. When we hear sounds (whether under water or above) microscopic hairs in our inner ears vibrate.