About my health condition (POTS)

In 2010 I was diagnosed with a condition called Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS).

When someone has POTS, their blood vessels don’t behave as well as they could when that person is upright, and their heart rate goes up to counteract this. It can result in quite a variety of symptoms.

There’s more information about POTS on the NHS website (UK).

I expect this will be the biggest obstacle I have to face for this project. The symptoms that are relevant are below: