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Deep Breathing Exercises For Pneumonia
Is Chest expnasion of 5cm (currently 3cm while inhalation) while inhalation possible by deep breathing exercises using lung exerciser in 1-2 months?
Chest expansion: Hello ~ your question as written is difficult to understand but if I do, you are asking if your lungs vital capacity will improve with deep breathing and lung exerciser. Yes it will but to a max predetermined by your body size When the chest gets bigger for body builders that is muscle on the outside and not much increase in lung volumes. If that does not answer resubmit question thx ...Read more
Need chest expansion of 5cm while inhalation. Currently just 2-3cm. Is it possible by deep breathing exercises using lung exerciser in 1-2 months?
What needs improving: It depends on what you are trying to accomplish. Most people are already deep breathing or panting during sex because it is physically demanding. Excessive panting can make you pass out...Not fun. Some people feel that holding your breath during an orgasm can enhance the pleasure, but don't go overboard. People have died from strangulation during sex. ...Read more
Sharp localized chest pain for 17 hours, worse with movement of arms.and deep breath. rest does not help. cardiac or muscular?
Unlikely: Shortness of breath on exertion with chest pains sounds more like a cardiac condition or copd. Pneumonia is characterized by coughing, sputum production, fever and sob at rest. Pleurisy causes chest pain on inspiration. I suggest you see your md immediately and get checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chest tightness: Yes, immediately!Get a more detailed answer ›
Please advise on effective exercises that help diaphragm to increase breathing control with speaking and voice projection? Shallow breather b/c of cp.
Vocal exercises: Try reciting the alpabet while making a gargling sound on on a single breath. ...Read more
Can long term anxiety cause continuing shortness of breath? Pulse ox ok, chest xray ok. Echo ok, but sob when walking always thinking about my breathi
Asthma or bronchitis? Symptoms are coughing with no mucus, difficulty breathing, chest tightness, gasping for air. Took albuteral and it works.
Not a good idea: If your lungs are normal, they maintain the appropriate balance of keeping your small airways open/closed.The mechanism is designed to keep toxic fumes/materials out of sensitive endpoints in the lung.When used without need, they increase your hearts work /rate & saturate the lungs sensors.Overstimulation can make these sensors less reliable.Any med strong enough to do good can do the opposite ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Age32, frmr smoker. Have shortness of breath& pain breathing in. Focal airspace disease on chest xray. No cough/fever. No response 2 antibiotcs. WWYD?
Pleurisy: The classic case of pain in your chest on taking a deep breath is "pleurisy, " also known as "the devil's grip." it is usually the result of a cold in which the presumed virus causes inflammation of the lining of the lung so that when you take a deep breath, this raw and inflamed surface rubs against the inside chest wall, and causes pain. The onset is abrupt and usually resolves in 2-3 days. ...Read more
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