Mal de Débarquement Syndrome (MdDS) or Disembarkment Syndrome is a rare disorder that most often develops following an ocean cruise. Less often, the perceived sensation of motion follows prolonged air or auto travel. More common in women than men, the symptoms of MdDS include a persistent … Continue reading →
I am – it seems – one of the rarer male cases. I have specific memories of exactly what happened at the time I suddenly started to experience symptoms. It all started one night two years ago while out doing my pizza delivery job, which I have now quit! It was a busy night, and I suddenly … Continue reading →
In September of 2010, my life at 46 was chugging along at a fine pace. My family is lucky enough to take an annual trip to Lake Powell, Utah but the one in 2010 changed my life forever. This particular trip was our 13th and nothing was out of the ordinary, except prior to going I was riding my … Continue reading →
It's been an active year for those living with MdDS and on-going efforts have produced quite a bit of media coverage, listed here for your convenience.
The Doctors (US TV show), “Seasickness on Land?” with Dr. Travis Stork and patient Joy Sheerer.
The Project (AU TV … Continue reading →
Research papers are listed on the Biomedical Literature page as they become available. These articles are peer-reviewed and, while written by and for medical professionals, we encourage all MdDS patients to read them.
Abstracts are freely available, usually via PubMed. Full articles may be … Continue reading →