In this video article Marty Ross MD LLMD describes how to diagnose and manage POTS in Lyme disease with natural medicines and prescriptions. The full name of POTS is postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. There are steps you can take to manage this condition using the advice in this article.
What is POTS?
POTS is a dysfunction of the regulation of heart rate and blood pressure causing racing heart, low blood pressure, fainting and near fainting, poor exercise tolerance, and fatigue. In Lyme disease it is caused by Lyme infection of a nerve called the vagal nerve. Babesia infection can also causes this type of dysfunction. The vagal nerve is one of twelve cranial nerves that regulates the adrenaline and anti-adrenaline system of the body. The vagal nerve regulates blood pressure and heart rate.