Diastolic Dysfunction: Space, Bedrest & Orthostatic Intolerance

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by Elisa, Jul 13, 2009.

  1. Elisa

    Elisa Member

    Hi All,

    I thought this is interesting research and the results may have implications for those of us with diastolic dysfunction.

    Apparently, space or bedrest can cause diastolic dysfunction.

    http://www.redorbit.com/news/space/1718793/the_beating_heart_minus_gravity/


    http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/science/experiments/Integrated_Cardiovascular.html

    God Bless,

    Elisabeth
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