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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 whats 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 whats 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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Im 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?

Im 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.Wasnt 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.Wasnt 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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