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Same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania became legal on May 20, 2014, when a U.S. federal district court judge ruled that the Commonwealth's 1996 statutory ban on recognizing same-sex marriage was unconstitutional. With this May 20, 2014 decision, same sex legal marriages are now considered to be a Qualifying Event.
Your sense of balance is controlled by part of the brain known as the cerebellum. To keep you balanced, the cerebellum relies on your vision, tiny hairs in your inner ear that detect gravity and motion, and proprioceptors (nerves) on the bottom of your feet that “read” your body position. As you age, each of these systems starts to erode, leading to a gradual loss of the ability to maintain balance. Read more to learn about maintaining your balance.