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Why the Vagus Nerve is So Important

Mental Floss, 6 May 2016

9 facts about the nerve that lets you breathe, helps you form memories and sometimes makes you faint.

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A traumatised mother and the haunting proof your mind can make your body physically ill

The Daily Mail, 26 April 2016

For more than 20 years, neurologist Dr Suzanne O'Sullivan has specialised in treating patients with 'psychosomatic illnesses' - where physical symptoms including pain, seizures, even paralysis, are triggered by emotional states.

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Twins take on college with service dogs

South East Arrow, 20 April 2016

Alexia was diagnosed with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) as a child, meaning when she stands, an excessively reduced volume of blood returns to the heart. Marissa's diagnosis came much later. Marissa has sensory processing disorder, which includes anxiety attacks.

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Marissa Gibbons - UT Health Patient

The University of Toledo, 15 April 2016

In this video, Marissa talks about her struggle with Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) and how Dr. Grubb has helped her through her treatment.

Watch the video here

1 woman, 1 girl talk about their invisible illness: postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome

St George News, 4 April 2016

When Alyna Eaves fell ill with a sinus infection in November 2014, she had no idea how much her life was about to change. She would eventually be diagnosed with a syndrome known as POTS: postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.

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Cape Girardeau service dog nominated for national award

KFVS, 26 March 2016

She’s a typical college student, lives in the dorms, and has a job on campus. Only she’s living with a serious condition, Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, or POTS

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Dr. Campbell: Fainting spells and the causes behind them

North Carolina News, 21 March 2016

On Thursday, during the first round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament in Raleigh, Virginia head coach Tony Bennett fainted and slumped to the court on the sidelines just before halftime.

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BIOTRONIK's New Insertable Cardiac Monitor Now Available in the UK & Ireland

SelectScience, 15 March 2016

The insertable cardiac monitor is indicated for patients suffering from unexplained syncope, and to detect atrial fibrillation.

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EBR Systems Announces First Commercial Implants of WiSE Technology

Business Wire, 8 March 2016

EBR Systems, Inc. today announced the first commercial implants of WiSE Technology, the world’s only wireless endocardial pacing system for cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). CRT is a proven therapy that reduces mortality and improves clinical outcomes in people suffering from heart failure. The implants were performed in James Cook University Hospital, UK and Na Homolce Hospital, Czech Republic.

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Selma Blair on Becoming Kris Jenner for American Crime Story

Vogue, 29 January 2016

Our very own STARS patron, Selma Blair, is starring in the very addictive TV series The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story as Kris Kardashian. 

Read Selma's interview with Vogue here