Dubbed the "Matriarch's of Dysautonomia", Laura and Sharon chronicle their experiences with dysautonomia. Find a better understanding and ways to cope with chronic illness.
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In honor of Dysautonomia Awareness Month, we are going to be doing two giveaways!
10th ANNUAL STANDING UP TO POTS 5K
Virtual or in person options! We will be giving away 9 race entries which include a tshirt. Learn more about the races here. Winners will be chosen Oct. 10.
We are giving away 15 copies of this amazing book! If you're newly diagnosed or if you're still on your journey to a diagnosis, this book is for you! Dysautonomia Diary: Essays and Tips for Enjoying Life Despite Chronic Illness is a poignant, biographical book scattered with vignettes that explore serious topics with humor and honesty. This highly personal book maps out a more 10-year-journey with dysautonomia and other chronic conditions. It is targeted towards patients, caregivers and medical professionals seeking a better understanding of and ways to cope with illness. Winners will be chosen Oct. 31.
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We will be giving away 9 race entries! Participate in person or online. Perfect for you, a caregiver, or friends who love someone with POTS.
The mission of Standing Up to POTS is to improve the quality of life for people living with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) through research, advocacy, and support.
Don't want to wait to see if you can win a signed copy? No problem! Dysautonomia Diary is available on Amazon for only $14.95! This book would make a perfect gift for anyone who has experienced dysautonomia first hand and for those who love someone with dysautonomia.
Standing Up to POTS was founded by Dr. Cathy Pederson in 2014 after her daughter was diagnosed with POTS. Standing Up to POTS was created to generate a community who can support each other while pushing forward understanding of POTS.
Their mission is to improve the quality of life for people with POTS through research, advocacy, and support
Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with dysautonomia or another chronic condition? Do you feel lonely or overwhelmed while navigating the changes your condition causes? Dysautonomia Diary: Essays and Tips for Enjoying Life Despite Chronic Illness is a poignant, biographical book scattered with vignettes that explore serious topics with humor and honesty. This highly personal book maps out a more 10-year-journey with dysautonomia and other chronic conditions. “Laura’s courage and determination in the face of chronic illness is both a testament to her character as well as a guide to others who suffer from these debilitating disorders. It is a story of hope and perseverance that can serve as an example to us all.”- Dr. Blair P. Grubb.