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A 23-year-old female asked:

my heart feel so weak and tired that when i talk for few minutes i get tired and run short of breath and sometimes i fail to walk and sometimes i fal?

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Dr. Frances Ilozue
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Shortness of breath: Shortness of breath with mild exertion could be due to Anemia, heart or lung disease. Given your age and gender, anemia is likely, but you need to be evaluated as soon as possible. I recommend you go to the nearest ER unless your primary doctor can see you right away.

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Last updated Sep 14, 2015

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