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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December 23, 2023 00:36:19
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E182: Diary with Quinton, a fitness enthusiast and Long COVID POTS patient

Quinton loves to work out and research Long COVID. About two weeks after recovering from a mild COVID infection, he developed POTS and found...

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181

December 19, 2023 00:41:19
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E181: Venous Insufficiency in POTS with Dr. Alexis Cutchins

Dr. Alexis Cutchins wrote a comprehensive review of POTS, including less-known treatments like oral contraceptives, gluten-free diets, and diosmin. Join her in thinking about...

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180

December 12, 2023 00:23:27
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E180: Diary with Emily, an urgent care medical assistant who developed POTS

Emily was working as a medical assistant when she developed POTS. While she was aware of POTS, receiving a proper diagnosis still took 7...

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179

December 09, 2023 00:30:54
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E179: Diary with Leah, a bedbound mom who developed POTS after acute illness

Leah's life changed after her family got sick in December 2019. They rebounded in a couple of weeks, but she did not. She was...

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178

December 05, 2023 00:45:10
E178: Psychiatric Manifestations of MCAS with Dr. Janet Settle as part of the Mast Cell Matters series

E178: Psychiatric Manifestations of MCAS with Dr. Janet Settle as part of the Mast Cell Matters series

Dr. Settle is a psychiatrist who believes that mast cell activation is responsible for some symptoms of anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder type II and...

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177

November 28, 2023 00:43:34
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E177: Gender Matters in Perceived Burdensomeness in POTS Patients with Dr. Cathy Pederson

Perceived burdensomeness, feeling like a burden to friends and family, is common in POTS patients. This feeling can be a predictor of suicidal thinking,...

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