Connect with others who understand.

sign up log in
About myPHteam

PH: What People Don't See (Infographic)

Updated on January 22, 2018

Below the surface, living with PH can mean days spent in bed, missed appointments, and alternate days when we seem "fine." There's so much more to pulmonary hypertension (PH) than meets the eye. We know that PH comes with many possible combinations of symptoms, many of which appear invisible to outsiders. Most people don't see the many symptoms we experience.



On myPHteam.com, the social network and online support group for people living with pulmonary hypertension, members discuss the chronic nature of the disease and its hidden symptoms. myPHteam has grown to reach 4,300+ members who have shared thousands of conversations about life with PH. Throughout the year we will share themes we see come up time and time again on myPHteam. We chose the image of an iceberg to represent PH symptoms because the life-impacting implications of a PH diagnosis aren't obvious on the surface. Please share to spread PH awareness!

This list is by no means exhaustive. What symptoms would you add?

A myPHteam Member said:

Good stuff

posted 17 days ago

hug

Recent articles

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a specific type of pulmonary hypertension (PH).PAH...

What Is Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)?

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a specific type of pulmonary hypertension (PH).PAH...
Diagnosing PAH is a process of elimination – other diseases and disorders must be ruled out....

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Diagnosis and Treatments

Diagnosing PAH is a process of elimination – other diseases and disorders must be ruled out....
Telemedicine is the use of two-way communication technology to provide health care.More people...

Access Your Doctor Without Leaving Your Home

Telemedicine is the use of two-way communication technology to provide health care.More people...
Risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) helps monitor disease progression and...

What Is Risk Assessment for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension?

Risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) helps monitor disease progression and...
Risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is based on your personal health...

How Is Risk Assessed for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension?

Risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is based on your personal health...
Doctors can perform risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) using telemedicine....

Remote Risk Assessment for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Doctors can perform risk assessment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) using telemedicine....
Thousands of members of myPHteam connect with one another and read each other's stories to gain...

Three Books About Pulmonary Hypertension You Should Read

Thousands of members of myPHteam connect with one another and read each other's stories to gain...
Pulmonary hypertension (PH) commonly occurs among the general public. Pulmonary arterial...

PAH vs. PH: What's the Difference?

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) commonly occurs among the general public. Pulmonary arterial...
COVID-19 can be particularly deadly for people with pulmonary hypertension (PH) or pulmonary...

Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) and COVID-19

COVID-19 can be particularly deadly for people with pulmonary hypertension (PH) or pulmonary...
Pulmonary hypertension causes a decrease of blood flow to the heart and increased pressure in...

Managing Weight Gain and Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary hypertension causes a decrease of blood flow to the heart and increased pressure in...
myPHteam My pulmonary hypertension Team

Two Ways to Get Started with myPHteam

Become a Member

Connect with others who are living with pulmonary hypertension. Get members only access to emotional support, advice, treatment insights, and more.

sign up

Become a Subscriber

Get the latest articles about pulmonary hypertension sent to your inbox.

Not now, thanks

Privacy policy
myPHteam My pulmonary hypertension Team

Thank you for signing up.

close