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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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Sandy from New Zealand

by RareConnect team published 9 days ago One comment

When I was a young mum my fingers would lose their colour and be very cold. I asked my GP at the time “what could be wrong”. He said “you hav...

It's horrible to go up stairs

by DisautonomiaMexico published about 1 month ago 7 comments

I suffer from pulmonary hypertension, my family don't realize how terrible it is to have to climb stairs. I feel I'm going to faint. A short while...