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Reasons For Getting Winded Or Out Of Breath Easily
I have shortness of breath after simple tasks like rolling over in bed or getting up. very irritable and quick to anger. was wondering what could possibly be the cause?
What causes me to get shallow breathing/shortness of breath and yawn a lot after a work out at the gym?
Lack of oxygen: Either your just starting out and poorly conditioned, or if its a new set of symptoms and you noticed a decreased exercise tolerance, then a full work up is needed. A stress echo, an oxygen consumption stress test, a pulmonary function test may be utilized. Cxr, labs, holters also may be helpful. ...Read more
Can anxiety cause constant chest burning and shortness of breath? Many tests . . . If heart is ruled out should I go the mental health route?
Yes!: Anxiety can mimic all sorts of medical conditions. It can make one feel something that does not exist or may magnify a small problem out of all proportion to its importance. If you know you suffer from anxiety, by all means seek help with a mental health professional. There is great hope that you can be helped. You are not alone; many people are afflicted with anxiety. Not seeking help=poor choice. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Get out of breath very easily (minor exertion, walking up stairs etc - breathlessness lasts for minutes!), what to do?
Sometimes when im sitting or sleeping it's as if I have a sudden shortness of breath any reason to b concerned..Must take several depths?
What can cause the lung muscles to feel tired? Its not a feeling of gasping/hunger but fatigue. Also getting heart palpitations during simple chores.
No: Holding one's breath a long time is not a known risk factor for collapsing a lung. The risk factors are smoking, and having lung diseases such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic obstructive lung problems, etc... Also, a person who has had one spontaneous pneumothorax (collapsed lung) is at higher risk for having another pneumothorax. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im extremely exchausted all the time despite anemia an get even more tired climbing or walking why?
Nervous feeling for 2 weeks can't drive or stay out in public without breaking a sweat and feel like passing out. What can this be. Please help.
It : It sounds like you are experiencing panic attacks and anxiety, typically brought on by situational stress. Perhaps you have gone through a lot in a short amount of time and are unable to cope appropriately. Surround yourself with supportive people and make an appointment with your doctor. It is prudent to see your doctor to assess your symptoms. He/she can help you by assisting to identify the things that trigger your anxiety and treat accordinly using coping mechanisms, medication, counseling and relaxation methods. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is my hypokalemia causes me to get tired easily in doing a simple walking around and other activites?
Can be stress: At age 45, i would not expect age to cause you fatigue or getting tired easily. I would recommend a physical exam from a primary care doc to rule out any medical problems causing you fatigue. Fatigue can also be a symptom of depression. A psychologist or psychiatrist can help figure out how to help your stress and easily getting tired. Be well, . ...Read more
I usually wheeze get tired very soon run out breath and also have a frequently occurring cough can it be asthma or anything else ?
What tests or doctors do I need to see other than lung and heart? Ruled those out with bunch tests. shallow breathing sometimes won't inhale for 15 seconds. with headaches daily for months. Breathless weak heart beat lump feeling throat clicking nois
At last: u and I get to meet and speak.. Much here going on. Most headaches come from neck issues and so excellent physical therapy is essential to start. ump feeling in the throat may well be anxiety as all of this may be. Low-dose Indeeral/propranolol may help you a great deal. I would probably want you to have an upper G. I X-ray. I would have you start icing and internist, possibly a neurol ogist,Luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible for lack of exercise to cause shortness of breath at times. Use to work out often just haven't been motivated as much anymore?
Only on exertion: Lack of exercise shouldn't make you short of breath on ordinary activity, just on heavier exertion, like playing ball as a weekend warrior. If you are short of breath on ordinary activity like walking and housework, that might need attention to check your heart and lungs and rule out a situation like anemia. ...Read more
What causes a very brief period of time that i get dizzy and short of breath and pulse goes up to about 140 just sitting there doing nothing?
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