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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Sighing

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I take a lot of deep breaths on daily basis & sigh a lot also. People ask what's wrong & y I do that. I have asthma, can it cause those symptoms?

I take a lot of deep breaths on daily basis & sigh a lot also. People ask what's wrong & y I do that. I have asthma, can it cause those symptoms?

If you have asthma,: You should be taking your inhaled steroids twice daily and rescue inhaler (a bronchodilator) like albutetol or ventolin or proventil (albuterol) or pro air inhalers every 4-6 hours since you are in the red zone right now. You need to do this daily for few months to be free from above symptoms. You can add singulair or montelukast as maintenance once daily. Need close follow up w ur doctor.Asthma is serious! ...Read more

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What causes fatigue, shortness of breathe and sighing, all of which are chronic. The two breathing symptoms started around the same time.

What causes fatigue, shortness of breathe and sighing, all of which are chronic. The two breathing symptoms started around the same time.

Fatigue: You mention having nasal congestion, this is often reported as causing difficulty with breathing. Cough or cold symptoms or chronic sinus symptoms can be associated with fatigue. ...Read more

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What does it the mean when a person's sighs?

What does it the mean when a person's sighs?

Normal physiology: People sigh for many reasons. Most commonly it is a natural physiologic response much like a yawn or sneeze and doesn't mean anything.

Sometimes people sigh when they are upset or tired or sad, but this is not necessarily the case. ...Read more

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Sometimes I sigh really loudly because I feel like I'm not getting enough air. Is this normal?

Sometimes I sigh really loudly because I feel like I'm not getting enough air. Is this normal?

It's normal: We periodically "sigh" (take a deep breath, subconsciously) to expand our lungs and prevent alveolar collapse. It happens often when we're reading or engaging in a low physical stress exercise. ...Read more

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What are a sigh of cylmidya?

What are a sigh of cylmidya?

Discharge: The main symptom would be a discharge. If you have had recent sex and now have a new discharge be checked. Do note however that you can be totally asymptomatic. If you had unprotected sex would get checked out. ...Read more

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Does my body give off sighs to show when I'm ovulating?

Does my body give off sighs to show when I'm ovulating?

Yes: Two to four days prior to ovulation the cervical mucus becomes clear thin and stretchy. ...Read more

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If you get headaches all the time is that a sigh of anything?

If you get headaches all the time is that a sigh of anything?

Possible: Any time headaches are not easily relieved by over the counter meds, it is a good time to see your doctor for a complete evaluation. ...Read more

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How long can akithesia last? I am still having symptoms of it a week later?! sigh' what ought I do? Thanks in advance...

How long can akithesia last? I am still having symptoms of it a week later?! sigh' what ought I do? Thanks in advance...

Depends: I am assuming you are talking about akinesia, as in an acute attack of parkinsonism; the duration is usually several days, but treatment mainly is focused on identifying what underlying pathology led to acutely worsened parkinsonian symptoms (such as underlying infection). ...Read more

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I forget to breath. Every day people ask what's wrong u have been making huge sigh noises, that's when I realise iv forgotten to breath again. Why?

I forget to breath. Every day people ask what's wrong u have been making huge sigh noises, that's when I realise iv forgotten to breath again. Why?

Forget to breathe: Don't worry if you seem to forget to breathe.
It is an unconscious mechanism, and while you think you are forgetting to breathe or breathe properly, you are still breathing. Just relax and follow up with your primary physician.
Give a thorough account of your breathing problems, and your primary physician will be able to go over treatment plans. ...Read more

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Am fr jamaica am trying to have a child but its just not working out I wanna give up now sigh I want a child to love and care for its hard to concieve?

Am fr jamaica am trying to have a child but its just not working out I wanna give up now sigh I want a child to love and care for its hard to concieve?

Quit trying: Your anxiety may be stopping it from happening. Consult with an acupuncturist as well as that can help balance hormone issues and may help you conceive. ...Read more

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How come overweight people grunt and sigh more than other people?

How come overweight people grunt and sigh more than other people?

Dyspnea: Often, obesity can impact breathing by not allowing people to breathe deeply. Their oxygen levels can drop over time. Sighing is jsut a way for the body to take in a deep breath. "obesity-ventilation disease" pickwickian syndrome. ...Read more

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I'm always tired, no energy? I've had for a couple of weeks now. What can I do? I don't work so its not that. Sigh' advice?

I'm always tired, no energy? I've had for a couple of weeks now. What can I do? I don't work so its not that. Sigh' advice?

See doctor: Many potential causes. May be anemic, have thyroid dysfunction or a mood issue just to name a few. You need to be seen to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Embarrassed but I went to the bathroom and I had blood on the tp. Wasn't a lot but wasn't little either. Bright red. From my...Butt. Sigh. What is that?

Embarrassed but I went to the bathroom and I had blood on the tp. Wasn't a lot but wasn't little either. Bright red. From my...Butt. Sigh. What is that?

Likely scraped wall: Sometimes if you poo a bit too fast or the movement is too hard it will scrape the wall & create a crack in the skin of the outlet. This produces bright red blood in streaks on the stool or on the tp. This will self heal over time but can recur. Bleeding from higher up in the intestines begins to change color through darker reds/maroons/black. Your doc can confirm this. ...Read more

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Can sleep problems be a sigh of cirrhosis?

Can sleep problems be a sigh of cirrhosis?

Very few early signs: Sadly, many have no awareness until the liver is quite damaged and those symptoms incl appetite/weight loss - weakness and fatigue. But read this article and have an exam/lab tests if you are concerned. Http://www. Mdjunction. Com/forums/cirrhosis-discussions/general-support/3207200-your-earliest-signs-symptoms-of-liver-disease
Best! ...Read more

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What are the sighs of having the flu? Help me out

What are the sighs of having the flu? Help me out

Cough, fever: The most common symptoms of influenza are cough, fevers, chills, muscle and joint aches. The symptoms can last 7-10 days. There are treatments by prescription that are effective if started early in the illness. Get a flu shot each year to prevent this serious illness that kills tens of thousands of people in the usa each year. ...Read more

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Was due on my period 6days and still not come on. Been having period cramps but no sigh of period?

Was due on my period 6days and still not come on. Been having period cramps but no sigh of period?

Pregnancy test: Please start by taking a pregnancy test if you're sexually active. If not, there are many reasons why you may have skipped a period and your doctor can order the appropriate blood work needed to rule out any hormonal abnormalities. ...Read more

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Why do people sigh? Is sighing a symptom of lung disease?

Why do people sigh? Is sighing a symptom of lung disease?

Reflex: Sighing is usually an involuntary reflex in which your brain is telling your diaphragm and other chest wall muscles to expand your lungs fully in order to open up the air sacs in your lungs. Someone once estimated that we sigh every 20 minutes. Yawning is a similar reflex. ...Read more

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Why do I experience oxygen desaturation/breath holding shortly after a sigh or deep breath?

Why do I experience oxygen desaturation/breath holding shortly after a sigh or deep breath?

Do you really?: You can purchase a cheap portable pO2 monitor at a drug store (Chemist) in US or over the 'net. They go for about $40 in USD. See if you really do experience sustained desaturation a in your O2 levels as you state. If you do see your doc or a pulmonologist. ...Read more

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I'm on meds now for a couple of months but the suicidal feelings have resurfaced? What should I do? I'm bipolar. Sigh' any advice? Thanks

I'm on meds now for a couple of months but the suicidal feelings have resurfaced? What should I do? I'm bipolar. Sigh' any advice? Thanks

See your are: Receiving behavioral tx for bipolar disorder w fatigue. I don't see any psyche medications listed. If you have active suicidal thoughts that you may act on please be seen at the nearest emergency room. If less acute, please make sure that your are working with a good psychiatrist to optomize your medications. Hopefully you are working with a therapist skilled in transgender issues. Take care. ...Read more

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Dep and gad since 7 yrs. Dr. Says rtms not for me. Therapy for 4 yrs no benefit. Meds for 7 yrs only partially helps. Sigh what else may I do?

Dep and gad since 7 yrs. Dr. Says rtms not for me. Therapy for 4 yrs no benefit. Meds for 7 yrs only partially helps. Sigh what else may I do?

Mindfulness: Mindfulness-based cbt has research support in chronic depression ; anxiety. It's an 8 week course in mindfulness-based stress reduction exploring the current changes in mind and body through meditation, breathing and yoga. You learn to experience yourself apart from anxious and depressed thoughts. One woman's story here: http://tinyurl. Com/p49o8ew and more info here: http://tinyurl. Com/m6mjg2l. ...Read more

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Hcg levels went from 439 to 510 no sigh of baby on ultrasound. Slow rising levels. Don't know how far along I am. What are the possibilities?

Hcg levels went from 439 to 510 no sigh of baby on ultrasound. Slow rising levels. Don't know how far along I am. What are the possibilities?

Defer to OB: I am always sympathetic to the anxiety these situations cause. What does the doctor who is taking care of you, ordering these tests and the ultrasound telling you? It surely sounds like the pregnancy is not viable. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of a sigh breath during mechanical ventilation (v-simv). What is the normal calculated sight breath for a vented patient?

What are the benefits of a sigh breath during mechanical ventilation (v-simv). What is the normal calculated sight breath for a vented patient?

Sigh breath: The purpose of the sigh breath is to increase gas gas exchange and improve lung compliance. There are several studies looking at the addition of a sigh breath. One sigh breath every 60 to 90 seconds is what I customarily order. ...Read more

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19yo, and not a smoker, and sigh and cough at the same time, I have acidity in the stomach, and I don't have the stomach germ plaese help me plaese.

19yo, and not a smoker, and sigh and cough at the same time, I have acidity in the stomach, and I don't have the stomach germ plaese help me plaese.

Anxiety: I feel your distress.
Commend yourself for wanting to have good Health by not smoking.
Acidity in stomach is due to stresses of relationships, and past unresolved conflicts causing worry, sadness, hurt, resentment, anger and helplessness.
Be the Captain of your thoughts, feelings and actions.
Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Yoga and Meditation and Tai Chi.
See a Psychiatrist for Therapy. ...Read more