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A 34-year-old female asked:

Grow more winded the longer i'm awake (very bad if up all night). air hunger, chest pressure. better after sleep. heart likelier than lungs? thnx!

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Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Short of breath: Lots of reasons for this, heart and lung are the most worrisome. You should go see a doctor for an exam. Just based on your age, I would presume more likely lungs than heart, but both can be serious. See a doctor.

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