kinetosis


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Related to kinetosis: ketosis, Dysmorphia
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Noun1.kinetosis - the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehiclekinetosis - the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle
ailment, complaint, ill - an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
air sickness, airsickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling by air (especially during turbulence)
car sickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling in a car
mal de mer, naupathia, seasickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling on water
nausea, sickness - the state that precedes vomiting
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PaulDear Paul,brThis is referred to as motion sickness or kinetosis. Depending on the circumstance, it can be called car sickness, airsickness or sea sickness.
Galvanic vestibular stimulation has the potential of up-regulating the disturbed sensory-motor mismatch originated by kinetosis and space sickness by modulating the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)-related ion channels neural transmission in the inner ear.