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Breathing (Definition)

Breathing is the way we take in oxygen and expel carbon dioxide (co2) through out lungs. When our lungs expand we take fresh air in that contains oxygen and then when our lungs ...Read more


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38y f. Twitch right eye. Tremor in head&neck. Constant headache for 3mo. Trouble breathing. Balance off&vertigo. Walking difficult. Trip often. Pain. Advise?

38y f. Twitch right eye. Tremor in head&neck. Constant headache for 3mo. Trouble breathing. Balance off&vertigo. Walking difficult. Trip often. Pain. Advise?

Neurophthalmologist: Your symptoms need complete neurophthalmology evaluation. Twitching of eye lid alone should not be a problem, however, with headache, sob, vertigo may mean something much more significant. ...Read more

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Sometimes I have HBP and dizziness and I feel like fainting, difficult in breathing, fast heartbeats, my doc said I might have Vertigo, is it right??

Sometimes I have HBP and dizziness and I feel like fainting, difficult in breathing, fast heartbeats, my doc said I might have Vertigo, is it right??

Ur md may be right: Usually you do not have any symptoms with high blood pressure but if you do have a dizziness then your blood pressure may be very high and needs meds. If your blood pressure it is not very high then your symptoms may be due to other reasons like anxiety. ...Read more

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Every MS relapse brings on vertigo & tightness/trouble breathing. Oxygen % always fine. Can my MS ever cause me to lose conciousness or stop breathing?

Every MS relapse brings on vertigo & tightness/trouble breathing. Oxygen % always fine. Can my MS ever cause me to lose conciousness or stop breathing?

Unlikely: Loss of consciousness would result from bilateral inflammation of deep brain structures with reticular activating system as part of them (bilateral thalamic nuclei, mesencephalic nucleui in midbrain, dorsal hypothalamus, tegmentum) and would be unusual as ms hits tend to be unilateral. Same for breathing: would need bilateral loss of medulla area responsible for breathing control ...Read more

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When I sleep on only 1 pillow at night, I wake up very dizzy (not vertigo) & my entire head stings. I am normal weight & have no breathing problems.

When I sleep on only 1 pillow at night, I wake up very dizzy (not vertigo) & my entire head stings. I am normal weight & have no breathing problems.

May be unrelated: One pillow may not have any relation to your symptoms. You may try no pillow or multiple pillows. You may be clenching your jaw and grinding your teeth in sleep. It may help to consult your dentist and may be use a mouth prosthesis. ...Read more

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Nautical vertigo for 10 months, getting vorse. Heartbeat, heavy breathing, burning pain in right arm, fatigue, tinnitus. MRI head, neck and back fine?

Nautical vertigo for 10 months, getting vorse. Heartbeat, heavy breathing, burning pain in right arm, fatigue, tinnitus. MRI head, neck and back fine?

FATIGUE EVAL: You need a more through evaluation: full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP/SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS/EBV /CMV TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach. Com &gutbliss. Com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science. Com SCOPOLAMINE PATCH IS VERY EFFECTIVE FOR NAUTICAL VERTIGO ...Read more

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How common is it to have minor breathing trouble and dizziness 14 hrs after drinking?

How common is it to have minor breathing trouble and dizziness 14 hrs after drinking?

Yes: Alcohol increases blood flow to peripheral tissues causing nasal congestion. The dizziness is from alcohol concentration declining from inner ear fluids as it is metabolized. Dizziness means you have had too much. Be careful. ...Read more

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Could alergies cause headaches dizziness and difficulty breathing?

Could alergies cause headaches dizziness and difficulty breathing?

Allergy and Symptoms: Allergies can cause headaches from sinus/nasal involvement and triggering migranes. They can cause dizziness from the effect on the inner ear. Allergies can cause shortness of breath from swelling of the tubes in the lung or infiltrations into the lung which should't be there. You should see your md to determine if your symptoms are truly from allergies. The heart must be considered as well. ...Read more

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New b/p med, still averaging 188/98...pulse between 120-131. Having bouts of difficulty breathing and dizziness after physical activity.

New b/p med, still averaging 188/98...pulse between 120-131. Having bouts of difficulty breathing and dizziness after physical activity.

You need help: You must see your doctor now and follow the advise and take medications as instructed, you have uncontrolled hypertension (B P), possible heart failure due to it. If you are unable to reach your doctor go to ER ...Read more

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I have gave up going to the doctors for my anxiety' my biggest problems being dizziness and my breathing' please tell me there is a way out.

I have gave up going to the doctors for my anxiety' my biggest problems being dizziness and my breathing' please tell me there is a way out.

Don't give up: You don't list what kind of doctors you have seen, but you need to get a physical workup to make sure there isn't anything going on there. If you are not getting results seeing a therapist and psychiatrist make sure you tell your doctors that you feel like they aren't helping. If that still doesn't work, look for different treatment, sometimes you just need to find the right fit. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What can cause fast heartbeat, breathing difficulty, cold body, and dizziness?

Lengthy list: One could begin with common causes such as dehydration, extreme anxiety or fright, asthma, abnormal thyroid function and some unusual problems such as rare tumors which secrete substances which can affect heart rate and blood pressure. The list is very long. However, were you to undergo a thorough medical examination with appropriate blood and urine testing, an answer would likely be found. ...Read more

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I'm always having shortness of breathing when im actived. Palpitation, dizziness and fatigability?

I'm always having shortness of breathing when im actived. Palpitation, dizziness and fatigability?

Check with a doctor: 33 female with shortness of breath, palpitations, dizziness and fatigue on exercise. Need to see a doctor. Check for anemia by blood test, check for exercise induced asthma and check your heart. I am available for second opinion if needed. ...Read more

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Sometimes when tired I have heartbeat and hard breathing. Now it was accompanied by head dizziness when lying and standing, 3tms in 2dys, what is it?

Sometimes when tired I have heartbeat and hard breathing. Now it was accompanied by head dizziness when lying and standing, 3tms in 2dys, what is it?

Workup/Mgt: It is important to monitor your BP readings and heart rate. Many home machines are available and can be purchased online. I would recommend discussing weight management, nutrition and exercise with your physician.
An EKG may be ordered to determine if your heart rate and rhythm are normal.
BP readings can be written down and transferred to your doctor's office. ...Read more

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I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, sitting upright), difficulty breathing (worsened by: lying flat, psychological. ..

I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, sitting upright), difficulty breathing (worsened by: lying flat, psychological. ..

It sounds like: You may have vertigo however as a diabetic there is the potential this is related to your glucose control. Additionally autonomic dysfunction could contribute as well. Bring these issues to your health care provider as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden blindness, dizziness, difficulty breathing, and stumbling?

What can cause sudden blindness, dizziness, difficulty breathing, and stumbling?

Symptoms: Various kinds of poisoning can cause those symptoms including alcohol, combinations of causes also. Those things you mentioned all are bad and should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible to try and determine causation ...Read more

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I have mvp 1st exam, 9% leak 2nd 11%, diff. Breathing & dizziness occur often already. What will I do if diff. Breathing & dizziness happens again?

I have mvp 1st exam, 9% leak 2nd 11%, diff. Breathing & dizziness occur often already. What will I do if diff. Breathing & dizziness happens again?

Mitral valve: If you get breathing difficulty and dizziness, slow down your activity, go see your doctor. Don't be too caught on the mvp alone, but also to determine arrhythmia. If determined due to mvp and causing symptoms, your doctor has to do something about it. ...Read more

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What could cause rapid breathing, dizziness and cold sweats in you?

What could cause rapid breathing, dizziness and cold sweats in you?

Hard to say.: The symptoms are consistent with what is known as a panic disorder. This is a real phenomenon related to increased secretion of Epinephrine in the brain. You need to rule out anxiety/depression. The latter symptoms are often associated with dizziness and there are neuro-anatomical reasons for these symptoms. See your pmd and have a specific diagnosis and be placed on appropriate medication. ...Read more

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Hey. 'skipping' palpitations over last two days, no dizziness, pains or breathing probs as of yet. Not heart patient. Anything to concern over?

Hey. 'skipping' palpitations over last two days, no dizziness, pains or breathing probs as of yet. Not heart patient. Anything to concern over?

Consult MD: U may want to do a 24 hr holter monitoring to see the significance of ur arrthymia. May need to check either k or mg deficiency. See ur md, . ...Read more

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Randomly as the day progresses, I experience dizziness, breathing issues, nausea, extreme fatigue, confusion, for approx 1 month now. I'm 28/m, please?

Randomly as the day progresses, I experience dizziness, breathing issues, nausea, extreme fatigue, confusion, for approx 1 month now. I'm 28/m, please?

Need eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Breathing difficulties, dizziness, nausea & uncomfortable after eating spicy foods. What's wrong im terribly scared. Worsen while laying down?

Breathing difficulties, dizziness, nausea & uncomfortable after eating spicy foods. What's wrong im terribly scared. Worsen while laying down?

Possible indigestion: You may be suffering from acid reflux or and indigestion. You should not eat spicy foods and watch what and when you eat. It would not be a bad idea to see your physician to see if you are a candidate for medication or any other needed treatment. ...Read more

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Spinning Sensation (Definition)

Vertigo is a clinical finding where one is standing still but feels like the room is in motion, spinning around him. Vertigo is ...Read more


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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more