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Autonomic specialist/s in Sydney?

Discussion in 'Autonomic, Cardiovascular, and Respiratory' started by zumba girl, Feb 23, 2015.

  1. zumba girl

    zumba girl

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    Hi, am having scary racing heart/raised BP upon any exertion, wondering if anyone knows whether there are any autonomic specialists/POTS specialists in Sydney? Dx POTS as BP dropped on standing and HR went up 30bpm, but after a while BP goes up and up. I was lucky enough to have a 2 year remission from this nightmare, but the last year and a half have relapsed, with the past week sinking back to being housebound due to the POTS. Thanks if any Aussies know of anyone!
     
  2. Art Vandelay

    Art Vandelay Senior Member

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    Sorry to hear that you're not well. Unfortunately I'm not in Sydney. You could try this Facebook group "Good Australian Doctors for ME/CFS/FM/EDS/POTS/OI":
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/287952358017187/
     
  3. zumba girl

    zumba girl

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    Thanks AV! I don't use Facebook but have just joined and hopefully through my foggy brain I can work it out and get some recommendation/s. Am managing it better past couple of days by doing NOTHING . . . but I am sure this will lead to deconditioning . . . vicious circle! Will also ask my GP whether salt loading is ok with hyper POTS. Do any members have any experience with that? I constantly crave salt . . .
     

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