POTS

that's life (Australia) - - Living Well -

• POTS most com­monly af­fects women aged 15 to 50.

• When some­one with POTS stands up, most of their blood stays in the lower body.

• This causes their heart rate to in­crease to get blood to the brain and their blood pres­sure to drop.

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