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why am I so tired and short of breath just walking a short distance

A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
COVID 19: With moderate to severe COVID 19 there may be respiratory sequela for a while.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Agree with Dr. F: If you have been free of fever for at least 3 days, you may resume your activities as tolerated. You do not need to get tested again. Have a healthy d ... Read More

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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Needs evaluation: This could be any number of things - and should be properly evaluated by a doctor with questioning (history), physical exam, labs and studies. The lis ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Stone
Dr. Jay Stone answered
36 years experience Cardiology
See your doctor: You need to see your medical/ob-gyn for an exam. Your symptoms can be caused by a number of conditions such as anemia or possibly reflux disease. Extr ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Evaluation : Since your symptoms are worse, please see a doctor now.
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Postop: Shortness of breath following recent surgery is always of concern and should be investigated by the attending surgeon. Possible serious issues would b ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Bending/walking: It is not unusual to experience blood rushing to your head when bending over. Walking 10-20 feet and getting short of breath is not normal if you are ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
See your : Physician as these exertional symptoms need further evaluation.
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Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
See your doc: These can be symptoms of worrisome problems. See your doc.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
chronic bronchitis: I would suggest doing a virtual consultation through the Discovery app or website if you can't get to your GP. We can assess you and send you a script ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Leap
27 years experience Emergency Medicine
Go to ER: Post-partum fatigue is not unusual. But, shortness of breath and blurry vision are concerning. If you're very recently post-partum, there's still a c ... Read More

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