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Motion sickness is a common problem in people traveling by car, train, airplanes and especially boats. Motion sickness can start suddenly, with a queasy feeling and cold sweats. It can then lead to dizziness and nausea and vomiting.

Your brain senses movement by getting signals from your inner ears, eyes, muscles and joints. When it gets signals that do not match, you can get motion sickness. For example, down below on a boat, your inner ear senses motion, but your eyes cannot tell you are moving.

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  1. Motion Sickness (National Library of Medicine)  
    Motion sickness is a common problem in people traveling by car, train, airplanes and especially boats. Motion sickness can start suddenly, with a queasy feeling and ...
  2. Dizziness and Motion Sickness (American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery)  
    Dizziness and Motion Sickness Dizziness and Motion Sickness Patient Health Information News media interested in covering the latest from AAO-HNS/F ... other respiratory infections If you are subject to motion sickness: •Do not read while traveling •Avoid sitting in ...
  3. Travelers' Health: Motion Sickness (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... Chapter 2 - Jet Lag Chapter 2 - Respiratory Infections Motion Sickness Emily W. Lankau RISK FOR TRAVELERS All people can develop motion sickness if given sufficient stimulus. However, people may vary ...
  4. What's Motion Sickness? (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... motion sickness might get even worse. Continue Avoiding Motion Sickness To avoid motion sickness: Put your best face forward. Always sit facing ...
  5. Motion Sickness (InteliHealth) (Harvard Medical School)  
    ... 02-07 t InteliHealth Content 2010-02-07 Motion Sickness If sailing makes you queasy, you're not ...
  6. ClinicalTrials.gov: Motion Sickness From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health)  
  7. Motion Sickness: First Aid (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
  8. ... or, if it's a long flight, before landing. Motion Sickness Travel (or motion) sickness is caused by a conflict between the eye ... cause nausea, dizziness, vomiting, paleness, and cold sweats. Motion sickness often occurs on ships and boats, but it ...
  9. ... and treat nausea, vomiting, and dizziness caused by motion sickness. Dimenhydrinate is in a class of medications called ... by mouth with or without food. To prevent motion sickness, the first dose should be taken 30 minutes ...
  10. ... Promethazine is also used to prevent and treat motion sickness. Promethazine helps control symptoms, but will not treat ... as needed. When promethazine is used to treat motion sickness, it is taken 30 to 60 minutes before ...
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