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<h2 style="text-align: center;">STARS Patients Day 2019</h2>
 
<h3 style="text-align: center;">Sunday 6 October | The ICC, Birmingham, UK</h3>
 
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<p>Do you have <strong>syncope, RAS or PoTS</strong> or know someone who does? Is it affecting your life? Would you like to&nbsp;<strong>learn&nbsp;more</strong> about your condition and how to live with it?</p>
 
<p>If you have answered YES&nbsp;to any or all of these questions, then join us and hundreds of other patients at STARS Patients Day 2019.</p>
 
<p><strong>World renowned medical experts</strong> will be sharing their knowledge and talking about<strong> up to date research</strong>. Learn more about your condition, how you can <strong>better manage it</strong> and what <strong>treatment options</strong> are available to you. Patients Day gives you the opportunity to ask questions and discuss your concerns with doctors and to meet other patients in a similar situation to you in a <strong>relaxed, comfortable environment.&nbsp;</strong></p>
 
<p>This year, we have added new topics and invited new speakers, so even if you have attended Patients Day in the past, you will still learn something new.&nbsp;</p>
 
<p>If you or someone close to you experiences one or more of these conditions, we are confident you will experience a profound sense of relief when you attend this year&#39;s STARS Patients Day.&nbsp;</p>
 
<p><span style="font-size: 16px;">Registration is &pound;35 per person. Based on your feedback and to hold last year&#39;s price, tea and coffee will be available throughout the day for you to purchase. Complimentary lunch which will include water will be provided. Water will also be provided in all meeting rooms.</span></p>
 
<p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.heartrhythmalliance.org/stars/uk/patients-day-registration"><span style="font-size:20px;"><span style="color:#FFF0F5;"><span style="background-color:#0066cc;">Register for Patients Day 2019</span></span></span></a></p>
 
<p>What past attendees have found useful about attending STARS Patients Day:</p>
 
<p><span style="color:#0066ff;"><em>&ldquo;</em></span><span style="color:#0066cc;"><em>Seeing and hearing from others who suffer with POTS.&nbsp; Listening to knowledgeable doctors about PoTS.&rdquo;</em></span></p>
 
<p><span style="color:#0066cc;"><em>&ldquo;Speaking to experts over lunch.&rdquo;</em></span></p>
 
<p><span style="color:#0066cc;"><em>&ldquo;Speaking to others at the conference who had similar issues and also a nurse who ran the syncope clinic who shared some ideas with me.&rdquo;</em></span></p>
 
<p><strong><span style="color:#0066cc;">STARS PoTS Patients Day</span></strong></p>
 
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Welcome</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.05</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Are these palpitations concerning and what shall we do?</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Sleep</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">12.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Nutrition</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">12.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Patient Story</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">12.45</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;"><strong>LUNCH</strong></span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">13.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Exercise</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">14.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">PoTS and association conditions</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">14.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Debate: Tilt Table Testing - is this the definitive test for PoTS?</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.00</span></td>
<td><strong><span style="font-size:14px;">BREAK</span></strong></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.15</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Does medication really help?</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.45</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Update on the year - are GP&#39;s now more knowledgable about PoTS?</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">16.15</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Dysautonomia - how does this differ from PoTS</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">16.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Questions</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">17.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">CLOSE</span></td>
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<p><span style="font-family: &quot;Proxima N W15 Smbd&quot;, HelveticaNeue, &quot;Helvetica Neue&quot;, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 102, 204);">STARS Syncope &amp; RAS Patients Day</span></span></p>
 
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">The fainting teenager</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Update</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">11.45</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Managing your symptoms</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">12.15</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Patient Story</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">12.45</span></td>
<td><strong><span style="font-size:14px;">LUNCH</span></strong></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">13.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">RAS, epilepsy or breath holding - Yes there is a difference. Anoxic epileptic seizures (AES)</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">14.30</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Surprising things that make you faint</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.00</span></td>
<td><strong><span style="font-size:14px;">BREAK</span></strong></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.15</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Debate: Young syncope patients should be fitted with a pacemaker if experiencing frequent episodes.</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">15.45</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">The role of the pacemaker in syncope patients</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">16.15</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">Why fainting should never be dismissed</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">16.45</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size: 14px;">Questions</span></td>
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<td><span style="font-size:14px;">17.00</span></td>
<td><span style="font-size:14px;">CLOSE</span></td>
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