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Belpre, OH
A 26-year-old female asked:

Everytime i try to fall asleep i feel like im falling or part of my body jerks. is this normal? i also have ringing ears. worried about brain tumors.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
? Inner ear: The inner is responsible for our balance, and since you have as well ringing in your ears for sometime besides those symptoms, it is worth checking with your doctor for a referral to an ENT doctor for evaluation, unlikely a brain tumor, best wishes
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