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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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Jessie

by RareConnect team published about 1 month 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...

A rare, serious illness

by carolvenet published 7 months ago
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I am 46 years old, mother of two children (7 and 12) , cannot work anymore (used to be a teacher but suffered from a nervous breakdown) , in poor p...