‘Work within your capabilities’ was the sage advice I received from my cardiologist when I was discharged from his care. I was then on my own trying to work out exactly how to do that. 1,045 more words
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Interstitial Cystitis (IC) is a chronic inflammation of the bladder wall, sometimes also diagnosed as Painful Bladder Syndrome (PBS). Symptoms can include mild to severe pressure and discomfort, urinary frequency and/or the frequent urge to urinate. 2,348 more words
This amazing documentary helped me so much in the beginning and anyone with POTS should send it to their family and friends and let it do some of the explaining for you.
I encounter many people who I feel are scared or embarrassed to sweat when exercising. This is totally understandable, as sweating is an involuntary action controlled by the autonomic nervous system, which is basically the part of our nervous system over which we have no control. 554 more words