A 70-year-old male asked:
Disclaimer

i have shortness of breath everytime i walk or do something it makes it hard for me to breath. i am 74 years old.

1 doctor answer
Dr. George Mathew
58 years experience Cardiology
Visit MD immediately: Your medical problem can be due to a cardiovascular emergency. I wouldn’t postpone making appointment with your Doctor. Good Luck.
Answered on Feb 24, 2018

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
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions:

A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Check up: There are multiple potential causes. A good medical check up would probably be a good start.
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
42 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Many reasons: Please see your doctor. If for example you are on birth control pills, then pulmonary embolism is of concern. Asthma and emphysema can be a cause and ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
30 years experience Pediatrics
Chest pain: Chest pain associated with breathing difficultly could be a sign of serious underlying illness. Need to seek medical care as soon as possible.
6
6 thanks
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
You need to be reche: You should check with your doctor.With your history of pe and rapid heart beat on walking need to be reevaluated, you need an ekg, mau be blood test a ... Read More
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
24/7 visits
$15 per month