MOTION SICKNESS

is a form of general sickness with the following symptoms- nausea, dizziness, headache, pallo, cold sweats, and in some cases prostration and vomiting. Motion sickness is due a disturbance (usually due to the abrupt motion) of the normal sense of balance which is maintained by the semi-circular canals in the inner ear.

MOTION SICKNESS: "A wide range of people normally suffer from motion sickness, whether it triggers during flights, car journey or whilst travelling on a ferry for example, the symptoms are normally the same."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MOTION SICKNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/motion-sickness/ (accessed April 2, 2020).
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