Dysautonomia (Autonomic Dysfunction) Community

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I have had many symptoms over the years. For the last 5 I have felt constantly ill,fatigued and unable to function. I spend most of my ...
I have been struggling for 2 years with the following symptoms: feeling lightheaded, loss of vision, shortness of breath, headaches, naus...
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Hi there. My 13 year old daughter has been having a lot of symptoms since the beginning of the year which are collectively so bad that sh...
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I am a 39 year old female with diagnosed eczema, alopecia areata, high blood pressure, migraines, increased sweating, widespread musical ...
I am a 39 year old female with diagnosed eczema, alopecia areata, high blood pressure, migraines, increased sweating, widespread musical ...
My younger brother 17, has been diagnosed with sick sinus syndrome, with recorded long sinus pause of 2.46 secs in december and 5.9secs ...
I have just made an appointment for a full work up at the Mayo Clinic, does anyone know the tests involved and how much they charge? T...
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Hello. I am an 18 year old female. I began to have strange symptoms at about 16 years of age. I went to the doctor for these symptoms (wh...
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Hey Everyone, I'm a longtime member of MedHelp forums, actually longer than my current member name (since 2004) but this is my first p...
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My youngest daughter (14) has been fainting and had arrhythmia's since she was 9, following my path. I wasn't DX with NCS/OI until I was...
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Hi, I was told by doctor that my thermoregulatory sweat test came back positive for peripheral autonomic neuropathy. They are referring ...
Hi, I am a 23 year old female, I have been diagnosed with POTS (by a tilt table test) since December, but I have had tachycardia issues a...
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I am 60 yo with a recent tentative dx of POTS syndrome. After a bout of recurrent fever this past summer I developed severe weakness, li...
Does anyone know of a good Dr.that treats dysautonomia (POTS) in South Florida?? I have been to the Cleveland clinic neurology dept with...
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For some reason after taking Beta blockers, I actually get hypertension until around 24 hours after taking it, and then the hypotension H...
How do I just get to talk to others who understand what I'm going through??!! That's all I need. Just someone to talk to. I haven't mu...
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I am a 24 year old female. I've been told after having "unexplained" tachycardia for the last 6 years, that I have Inappropriate Sinus No...
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Hi. Firstly I apologize but English is not my first language. I am a 33 year old male. I am 1,80 cm tall and I weigh 82 kg. I exercise re...
Hey everyone. I have recently been diagnosed with Dysautonomia (POTS). Two years ago I started having fainting spells where I ended up i...
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My heart rate is 75 when laying but goes from 130-140 when standing but I don't get dizzy or faint but I do feel like I want to sit back ...
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