A 18-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

hello i am 18 and i am a female. i am overweight. i become breathless and i gasp for breath expect ally when running for the publicly bus.

1 doctor answer
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Overweight: See your doctor about losing weight but also get checked for exercise induced asthma.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Pollution: Particulates that deposit in the lungs are uniformly distributed for the most part with local spikes(smoke etc).The larger the volume of air cycled th ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Heart or lung: See your doctor and see if you have heart or lung problems. Both are more common in people who are overweight.
1
1 thank
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Problem: You may well have a breathing problem. This needs a thorough history and physical and for that you should see a doctor. Good luck.
1
1 thank
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Unclear: It is, of course, normal to get short of breath when you run. If you feel that your breathing is abnormal, you should be evaluated (there are many pos ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month