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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September 05, 2023 00:52:26
E159: Cardiac manifestations of MCAS with Dr. Andrew Maxwell as part of the Mast Cell Matters series

E159: Cardiac manifestations of MCAS with Dr. Andrew Maxwell as part of the Mast Cell Matters series

Treating MCAS, POTS, and Long COVID can be difficult, and physicians must attack from various angles to get patients feeling better. Dr. Maxwell walks...

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August 29, 2023 00:30:19
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E158: POTS Diary with Mikayla from Ohio, a college student who loves to run

Mikayla was quite the athlete before POTS, and still enjoys running when she can. She was diagnosed with POTS within a month of symptom...

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August 22, 2023 00:23:10
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E157: POTS Diary with Jessica from North Carolina, a college student who loves to skateboard

Jessica suffered from a brain tumor at birth which caused seizures. It took several years to find a surgeon to remove the tumor. In...

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156

August 15, 2023 00:26:50
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E156: POTS Diary with Katie, an artist, cosmotologist, and proud mom of 3

Katie was diagnosed with POTS last year after being diagnosed with EDS in 2014. She tries to stay cheerful, even when not feeling well,...

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August 08, 2023 00:42:38
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E155: POTSmom Alison from Nebraska, her daughter developed POTS after concussion and worsened after vaccination

Alison's daughter was in college and a competitive horse jumper when she developed POTS. It was manageable at first, but worsened substantially after the...

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August 01, 2023 00:37:56
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E154: POTS Diaries with Thomas, a high level jiu jitsu athlete who developed POTS at 20

Thomas loves jiu jitsu, skateboarding, and surfing. He developed POTS in college, and really struggled with stamina. Slowly, he has worked both physically and...

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