Top
10
Doctor insights on: What Is The Best Treatment For Chest Pressure

Share
1

1
I have carpal tunnel and chest pressure. Both only act up when i'm stressed, and I am diagnosed with gad. What should I do? Talk therapy doesn't work.

I have carpal tunnel and chest pressure. Both only act up when i'm stressed, and I am diagnosed with gad. What should I do? Talk therapy doesn't work.

Specific "Talk" Type: Psychotherapy that goes beyond the line "tell me how you feel about that." first, u really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering with ur ability 2function & w/ur ability 2form/keep relationships. Great source info: http://www.Anxietybc.Org. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Gutti Rao
1,551 doctors shared insights

Chest Pressure (Definition)

Chest pressure is a sensation of heaviness on or within the chest. If this sensation occurs in response to the heart not receiving enough blood, it ...Read more


2

2
I have shortness of breath, chest pressure, weakness, bloating. I am overweight. Best exercise?

I have shortness of breath, chest pressure, weakness, bloating. I am overweight. Best exercise?

CP: Before deciding on exercise we need to assess why you are having symptoms of chest pressure, weakness, and bloating. See your doctor to rule out cardiac problems. In general 30 min of walking every other day keeps you healthy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Completed h.Pylori treatment. But now, I am having excessive gas, getting chest pressure/pain. My GI said its cause of overeating.But i dont. Any ideas

Completed h.Pylori treatment. But now, I am having excessive gas, getting chest pressure/pain. My GI said its cause of overeating.But i dont. Any ideas

Sources of gas...: Air in the digestive tract may come from variety of sources--maldigestion due to enzyme deficiency (ex. Lactose intolerance) or food intolerance (ex. Gluten sensitivity), fermentation by gut bacteria (as with bacterial overgrowth syndrome or changed flora after antibiotics), altered GI tract motility, excessive air swallowing, as well as inflammatory & infectious causes. Its easy to test 4 these. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
What can cause chest pressure and pain?

Stress and Angina: The most common cause of chest pains is stress. The next most common cause is stomach acid reflux, next is musculoskeletal including costochondritis (inflammation of ribs and rib cartilage), next is heart disease (angina). Other causes include pneumonia, pleurisy, pericarditis, gall bladder inflammation, etc. ...Read more