POTS Resources

What is POTS? Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS, also postural tachycardia syndrome) is a condition of dysautonomia,[1] to be more specific orthostatic intolerance, in which a change from thesupine position to an upright position causes an abnormally...

What is Dysautonomia?

Dysautonomia means dysregulation of the autonomic nervous system. Dysregulation of the autonomic nervous system can produce the apparent malfunction of the organs it regulates. For this reason, dysautonomia patients often present with numerous, seemingly unrelated...

Sleep Disorders in Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Dr. Alan Pocinki is an expert on sleep disorders that occur with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome. Sleep is regulated by the autonomic nervous system (ANS). Since ANS dysfunction is common in hypermobility syndromes, EDS patients often have difficulty sleeping. Click here to...