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This patient support community is for discussions relating to Dysautonomia (Autonomic Dysfunction) including: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), neurocardiogenic syncope, mitral valve prolapse dysautonomia, pure autonomic failure, autonomic instability and others.

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By clairelivvy
My daughter has been diagnosed with p.o.t.s. she is only 7 and today Joined in a football game with her friends af...
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By EDSer43
Lately my heart seems to be acting up making it hard to breath, feeling nauseated, getting dizzy and I get headaches ...
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potsladyJun 20, 2012
LivingInHopeMay 18, 2012
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By NoFluxes Blank
I've had POTS since late October 2008 or so, I have been to several doctors and have tried several medications as wel...
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By thyquestions Blank
I posted this question in the Neurology forum before seeing this Dysautonomia forum. I was recently diagnosed with a...
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achilleaJul 17
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By wannathrive_21
Does anyone experience a rise in blood pressure and heart rate when they stand up or do slight exertion? Also, my he...
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By Hollygal99
Hi. I am new here. I have recently been diagnosed with pots type dysautonomia and also a form of super ventricular ta...
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By Joyce0218 Blank
I am looking for a Dr. who treats POTS in Illinois. My daughter was diagnosed with POTS at Mayo Clinic in MN several ...
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By MCR1233211
I have Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (I worry I don't because i've been diagnosed without the title table...
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By Goldyukr
Hello. I am new to this board. I have been searching for a diagnosis for 4 years and two weeks ago finally got some a...
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By TriFrog77
Hi! I am a 31 year old female in otherwise healthy condition but need help figuring out whats going on with me in th...
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wschrammJun 10
LivingInHopeSep 29, 2012
toriySep 27, 2012
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By miamijnt Blank
I am a 49 year old women and I can only stand up[ for 10 minutes max and that is a struggle. I feel my heaart poundin...
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Birdie747Jun 04
By Pounami
My 16 year old daughter started experiencing fatigue 2 years ago, then headaches (constant) and after multiple visits...
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By Birdie747
Yes would like answers if possible to this complicated disorder ! Bowel diseases is known to cause problems to the a...
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LivingInHopeSep 01, 2011
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By dolfnlvr Blank
This one's new. I've struggled with vasovagal symptoms since I was 15 years old. So, I know that I faint for certai...
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IHPAJun 01
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By cathyst Blank
Hi, I have posted a few threads recently and hope I don't become a nuisance! Recently dx'ed with Autonomic Small ...
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cougpharmAug 14, 2015
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By techiemom64 Blank
HI I am new to this forum, and looking for a neurologist close to me that has experience or expertise in dysautonomia...
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HeiferlyBlankMay 27, 2010
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By pepito6 Blank
Does anyone suffer from sleep apnea? Could this be part of all the symptoms of POTS? I use a bi-pap machine to slee...
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By chrisconn1954
I have now and have had for over twenty years a variety of symptoms and all are on the list of markers for dysautonom...
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By acesew Blank
I have another question. Do any of you have trouble with gaining weight or not being able to lose it. I have gained...
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By Charbt Blank
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