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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Shallow breathing: Problems in the brain. Great wikipedia question as control of respiration cannot be told in 400 spaces. Or we can chat and figure out exactly what you ... Read More

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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
COPD or pneumonia : While the list of possibilities is very long, COPD exacerbation, acute pneumonia, or pulmonary fibrosis are at the top of the list. Get evaluated soo ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Are you having any other issues? Is this the first time?
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Shallow breathing: from anxiety. This is very common. We tighten up when we are anxious and rib cage breathe. Work on belly breathing a few times a day, inflate the b ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Shallow breathing: People have difficulty breathing and may be reflected as shallow breathing for several reasons. The incidence of lung disease such as asthma and COPD ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Paralysis: Classically, some polio survivors have this difficulty. Chronic restrictive lung also affects those with spinal cord injury and spinal disorders wi ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be: If you are able to take big deep breaths at other times the answer is very likely yes.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Adler
23 years experience Pediatric Critical Care
Shallow breathing: Shallow fast breathing can occur in a number of pathological states. If a person is severely dehydrated and develops acid build up in the blood stream ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
M.D. visit: A visit with your pediatrician is indicated to further assess the pattern of breathing. Toddlers normally breathe at a faster rate than adults. If the ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many options: First, do you really mean homeopathic? Homeopathy is a specific system of healing & many confuse it with holistic or herbal medicine. Homeopathy is hi ... Read More
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