The POTScast

Learn about Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS), Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) and more by joining us each week for a new episode. If you are living with POTS, MCAS or other chronic illnesses, you ...more

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February 20, 2024 00:25:14
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E194: Podcasts as a Form of Social Support with Dr. Melanie Finney and Kate Pederson

POTScast listeners took a survey on podcasts and social support. Here are the results - podcasts can help individuals feel less socially isolated and...



February 13, 2024 00:41:21
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E193: Psychological Experiences of POTS Patients with Dr. Alissa Sheldon

Learn about the psychological experiences of POTS patients in this episode with Dr. Alissa Sheldon. Understand how to trust your symptoms and navigate through...



February 10, 2024 00:38:56
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E192: POTS Diary with Erin from Connecticut, who loves to write

Erin is working on her Master's degree in English, and loves to write. She's written stories about her journey with both lupus and POTS,...



February 06, 2024 00:56:40
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E191: Dr. Jeffrey Boris on MCAS, POTS, hypermobility and pediatric cardiology as part of the Mast Cell Matters Series with Dr. Tania Dempsey

Dr. Dempsey interviews pediatric cardiologist Dr. Jeffrey Boris about the Triad (MCAS, POTS and hypermobility syndromes) in his pediatric population.  As an avid researcher...



January 30, 2024 00:44:04
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E190: Possible Causes of Brain Fog, Dizziness and Nausea in POTS with Dr. Cathy Pederson

Attention POTS patients and those who care about them: Ever wondered what exactly is happening in your body when you experience common POTS symptoms...



January 23, 2024 00:49:51
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E189: Functional Medicine Nutrition with Megan Barnett

This is a conversation between Jill Brook and Megan Barnett discussing the relationship between nutrition, gut health, and complex health conditions like POTS and...