“POTS stands for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, and basically this means that when you stand up, you will possibly black out or faint. This is due to blood vessels not constricting, and this releases a hormone which increases your heart rate. Your heart rate will spike, and you’ll get all dizzy and there’s no blood in your brain. Only about 30% of people with POTS pass out. Other times, they’ll experience symptoms such as light headedness, dizziness, brain fog, fatigue and headaches.” Read more…


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