A 19-year-old female asked:
I'm a university athlete, my heart starts beating very fast, light headed short of breathe, happens when active and when i'm doing nothing?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 35 years experience
Heart beating fast: While an organic heart problem cannot be ruled out , you may be experiencing mild panic attack like symptoms. The first right thing to do is go to the campus clinic for an evaluation . Don't delay .
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
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Last updated Mar 22, 2015
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