dizzyandbusy

317d

Hey! I’m a college student and Im really struggling with getting doctors to take me seriously and help me. Did you struggle with this and how did you finally get help?

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

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  • meatball

    317d

    I struggled with not being taken seriously as well, and I ending up switching my PCP a few times until I found one who listened to me. If you can jump around to different doctors until you're satisfied, you could try bringing a parent or a male friend. It seems like being a young woman is just not great when you're trying to advocate for yourself :/

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