Dysautonomia Awareness Month: Day #4

Fact:  POTS and other dysautonomias are often misdiagnosed.  The average time to diagnosis is 5 years and 11 months.  85% of patients are told it’s “all in their head” or given similar psychiatric labels prior to receiving their Dysautonomia diagnosis…however, research shows that POTS patients are no more likely to have psychiatric disorders than healthy controls (Dysautonomia International).

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