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What is Pulmonary hypertension (PH) ?

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is an increase in blood pressure in the blood vessels of the lung leading to shortness of breath, dizziness, fainting, and other symptoms, which are made worse by exertion and interfere with daily functioning. Pulmonary hypertension can lead to serious illness and disability and, in some cases, heart failure.
 

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A mermaid in the sky,

by gjurgicakjaeva published 7 days ago
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4,5 years ago, I was diagnosed with a rare disease – “Pulmonary Hypertension”. When this happened, I didn’t believe that I would ever turn 36 and t...

Jessie

by RareConnect team published 3 months ago
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I began calcium channel blockers to control my pulmonary hypertension (PH) throughout my teenage years. I felt like an outcast all throughout schoo...