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Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more


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I pant when I transfer a slight heavy thing. What's the reason? If it's relevant to my drugs I'm taking? I feel a bit pressure in my chest after walk.

I pant when I transfer a slight heavy thing. What's the reason? If it's relevant to my drugs I'm taking? I feel a bit pressure in my chest after walk.

Possible causes: Based on your age it chest discomfort that is heart related is relatively unlikely. Then again it depends on what you other health problems are. Medications are always some thing to consider when having symptoms as what you have described. What medications are you currently on? ...Read more

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Is it normal with idiopathic dcm and a bi vent icd to have pain or pressure in your chest with walking? I stopped and rested, took bp-normal hr-95.

Is it normal with idiopathic dcm and a bi vent icd to have pain or pressure in your chest with walking? I stopped and rested, took bp-normal hr-95.

Angina: What you are describing is angina pectoris. It could represent a coronary artery obstruction. The symptoms merit a careful examination by ones doctor or by a cardiologist. ...Read more

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I get short breath and have pressure in chest when I walk up stairs and run. Doc said take a test if it gets worse. Do I really have to worry? I'm 35

I get short breath and have pressure in chest when I walk up stairs and run. Doc said take a test if it gets worse. Do I really have to worry? I'm 35

Listen to doctor: Yes your doctor is right. Shortness of breath and chest pressure are concerning no matter your age. There are heart and lung conditions that effect people in your age bracket. Cardiomyopathy is one such condition I have seen in someone your age. Listen to your doctor. ...Read more

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Been having chest pressure and feeling tired and lightheaded for the past few days. Mostly when walking. I'm 27 and physically active, what's up?

Been having chest pressure and feeling tired and lightheaded for the past few days. Mostly when walking. I'm 27 and physically active, what's up?

Needs evaluation: There are quite a few possibilites for your symtoms including anemia from any number of causes, thyroid problems and cardiac problems which could be multifactorial at your age including fluid accumulation in the outer covering of your heart called pericardium. You will definitely need some blood testand possibly an ekg to begin with. I suggest you see a doctor as soon s feasible. ...Read more

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What is causing sharp pain in sternum? Feels like lots of pressure, hard to breathe. Walking a ton more the last week. Just got Depo-Provera shot. Serious?

What is causing sharp pain in sternum? Feels like lots of pressure, hard to breathe. Walking a ton more the last week. Just got Depo-Provera shot. Serious?

Call 911: There are many possible causes for a chest pains like lung problems, muscle pain and gastrointestinal problems. Regardless, chest pain with lots of pressure, hard to breathe is always a red flag and visit to ER is warranted. Call 911 ...Read more

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Sharp left Chest pain when walking fast or uphill. Goes away when resting. Chest can hurt to touch also. Is this definitely heart related?

Sharp left Chest pain when walking fast or uphill. Goes away when resting. Chest can hurt to touch also. Is this definitely heart related?

It is unlikely for: A young woman to have heart disease as a cause of chest pain. Especially if the pain is reproducible by touching the chest. Heart pain is usually dull and squeezing like a tooth ache and very rarely sharp or stabbing. Overall, it is unlikely that this symptom is heart related. Ask your health care provider to check it out and confirm. ...Read more

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What can pressure in my chest mean?

What can pressure in my chest mean?

Many things: It could be a heart problem. This would be what most people would want to rule out first. It could be reflux disease or heartburn. You could have gall bladder disease causing chest pain or pressure. Esophageal abnormalities could be the source as well. Occasionally a pulmonary source could be the reason for chest pressure as well, including infections. ...Read more

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What could cause a feeling of pressure in my chest?

What could cause a feeling of pressure in my chest?

Chest pain: Chest pain can be due to an heart attack, esophagitis, acid reflux, musculoskeletal problems, gall bladder disease, pericarditis, pneumonia, pleurisy etc. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Intermittent left sided chest pain and pressure?

Intermittent left sided chest pain and pressure?

Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more

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How do you treat pain/pressure on left side of chest?

Depends: Treatment depends on causes of pain or pressure, it is best to see doctor for proper med and evaluation. ...Read more

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Pressure left side of ribs also pressure under chest?

Pressure left side of ribs also pressure under chest?

Get checked out: The greatest concern is the possibility of a heart condition. This could be a musculoskeletal problem, but better to be safe than sorry. Discuss with your physician or go to the er. ...Read more

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Could a deep pressure back massage lead to chest pain?

Could a deep pressure back massage lead to chest pain?

I could: If you broke a rib or two by the pressure...Have yourself checked by a physician. ...Read more

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Does anxiety cause my chest to feel pressure and heavy!?

Does anxiety cause my chest to feel pressure and heavy!?

Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. One can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e. g, ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. Please stay w/doc also. ...Read more

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I have a pressure feeling in my chest eveeyday is it anxiety?

I have a pressure feeling in my chest eveeyday is it anxiety?

It would be wise to: Consult a physician in order to determine if this is anxiety or something else that causes your discomfort and pain. ...Read more

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I have been having chest pains, and my pressure is not up. What could it be?

I have been having chest pains, and my pressure is not up. What could it be?

Rule out heart attak: If the chest pains are not just on inhalation, and there is not a tender spot on the chest wall that makes them worse, and they are not relieved by antacids, and this pain is unfamiliar, then a physician's office visit or emergency room visit is in order. Heart attack, pneumonia, lung infarct, and other dangerous things announce themselves as chest pain. ...Read more

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I'm a37 year old female having tons of pressure in my chest comes n goes feel sick?

I'm a37 year old female having tons of pressure in my chest comes n goes feel sick?

It's time to see Dr.: With only those words, "female having tons of pressure in my chest", one must see the doctor right away. The wisest thing to do is call 911. The paramedics have oxygen, medications, and can do an ekg. The E.R. Doctor can evaluate for a possible heart attack. Even if it is not a heart attack, the E.R. Usually can provide a diagnosis and begin treatment. ...Read more

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I feel a little pressure/tingling in my chest on the left side only what can it be?

I feel a little pressure/tingling in my chest on the left side only what can it be?

Nonspecific symptoms: These are very nonspecific symptoms. Much more info is needed to make any sense of them. Heart problems rarely cause tingling. Anxiety is a very common cause of strange chest symptoms. But if the symptoms are worrisome, then a medical exam is warranted to rule out anything serious. ...Read more

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I sit rather slouched and round shouldered. When I am standing walking it makes my chest hurt. Why?

I sit rather slouched and round shouldered. When I am standing walking it makes my chest hurt. Why?

Sitting wrong: Whenever you sit your spine take the form of a C, and loses of the Cervical- Lordosis, thoracic- kyphosis lumbar-Lordosis as a single C- kyphosis. This posture is abnormal. You should Sit up straight 90 degrees, regain the normal curvatures of the spine. Whenever you stand, the ligaments are used to an abnormal posture, and by straighten the chest it hurts. Sit straight, take an Aleve, (naproxen) get up, walk around, do it frequently slowly the ligaments will change in shape, as well the vertebral bodies and the pain will slowly go away. Remember you took time to induce the degenerative changes. The recovery also will take time.
Perhaps you should consult an orthopedic surgeon and have an MRI of the spine to assess the extent of the injury. ...Read more

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I have center bottom chest pain, when I move it hurts. When I apply pressure it doesn't hurt. What should I do?

I have center bottom chest pain, when I move it hurts. When I apply pressure it doesn't hurt. What should I do?

Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections, lung collapse), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. It is very unlikely that at 23 it is serious but should see a doctor to get more information ...Read more

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Taking loestin 20 and got constant tightening/pressure pains in my back and chest. Could it be linked with the pill?

Lotensin (benazepril) c/p: Http://www. Rxlist. Com/lotensin (benazepril)-drug/side-effects-interactions. Htm

Lotensin has been assoiciated with pancreatitis and gastritis. Would call you doctor tomorrow and let them know you may need another anti-hypertensive instead of lotensin (benazepril). ...Read more

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Pressure in center of chest radiating to back. I am a 60 yr old woman, 5ft 4 in. And weigh 125lbs. What might this be?

Pressure in center of chest radiating to back. I am a 60 yr old woman, 5ft 4 in. And weigh 125lbs. What might this be?

You need an exam: Central chest pain can have benign and serious causes. Until you know you should get it checked out. Common causes of pain you describe run from heart related causes such as angina, aneurysms, to gastrointestinal such as ulcers, gall bladder, and reflux to musculoskeletal issues. This list is nowhere comprehensive. So while the cause might be more annoying than dangerous, it is important to check. ...Read more