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Lungs hurt after running or bike riding. How to prevent this?

Lungs hurt after running or bike riding. How to prevent this?

Get checked out: You may have exercise induced asthma, and all other treatment/ suggestions would be futile. Always start new exercise slowly and listen to your body. ...Read more

Lung (Definition)

Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more


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Why does my chest hurt after running in the cold?

Why does my chest hurt after running in the cold?

Airways constricting: Lungs that exposed to the cold usually causes a narrowing of the airways, called broncho-constriction. In some cases it may a sign of asthma. Chest pain in general should be taken seriously and may be a sign of underlying heart issues, so seeking medical attention is important. ...Read more

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Why do my ovaries hurt after running?

Why do my ovaries hurt after running?

It may not be ovary.: Any motion of your extremities can aggravate pelvic disease, but your problem could be your abdominal wall. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Should my "thighs hurt" after running?

Should my "thighs hurt" after running?

Yes.: It can indicate muscle growth from strengthening the quad muscles, or it can be Lactic Acid buildup, which will clear itself in a day or so. ...Read more

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My balls have hurt after running 3 miles. What do I do?

My balls have hurt after running 3 miles. What do I do?

Get extra support: You would likely benefit from wearing more supportive clothing. Either a traditional athletic supporter or tighter underwear may make running more tolerable. ...Read more

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I've been trail running...Why does my heal hurt after running?

Plantar Fasciitis: Generally pain in the heels after running is plantar fasciitis. Many runners use orthotics, achilles stretching and ice after a run. ...Read more

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Why does my midback hurt after running and what can I do to prevent this?

Why does my midback hurt after running and what can I do to prevent this?

Please be carefull: Please be careful with back pain. It could be something as simple as muscle imbalance, or something worse.
When you find the reason you could address the issue in a direct way.
Good luck thanks. ...Read more

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Why does the top of my foot hurt after running?

Tendinitis: There are a couple of major tendons that run across the top of our feet, that can become strained fromo running. Ice, stretch and take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication if you can. ...Read more

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Why do the inner sides of my lower legs hurt after running?

Why do the inner sides of my lower legs hurt after running?

Muscle strain: It sounds like you may be pronating at the level of the foot and creating muscle strain.
Try an orthotic in your shoe to stabilize your foot and ankle. ...Read more

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Heart hurts when breathing after running and, chest feels tight.

Heart hurts when breathing after running and, chest feels tight.

Poor: Conditioning- gradual training for more exercise may eliminate it. It is not a medical condition. ...Read more

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Am always well hydrated before and after running. Why does my stomach hurt after running 10+ kilometers? Burning sensation. What should I do?

Hydration: Hydration means more than just water intake. Remember, there is salt and other electrolytes sotheby's more you sweat the more you lose. There are also electrolytes in urine. Excess water consumed is passed as urine. So it's important to add electrolytes to some of the drinks. Of course there are many other possible causes of burning pain so get checked if it doesn't resolve. ...Read more

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The outside of my big toes hurt after running. No joint problems, etc. Would wider shoes help this? I do not have wide feet

The outside of my big toes hurt after running. No joint problems, etc. Would wider shoes help this? I do not have wide feet

Possibly: It is possible that the front of your shoe is too narrow for your forfeit and that may cause the symptoms you are describing. One way to check this is to trace the outline of your foot on a piece of paper and then lay your shoe over it and compare the widths. Pronation of the foot can also cause similar symptoms and there are "antipronation" running shoes as well. Consider being seen. ...Read more

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I have a blood clot in my lung I was diagnois on nov 23, 2012 I was wondering by my heart beating to fast after running will it cause my heart to stop?

I have a blood clot in my lung I was diagnois on nov 23, 2012 I was wondering by my heart beating to fast after running will it cause my heart to stop?

Will my heart beating fast after running cause my heart to stop.: Exercise is good for your heart and should not cause it to stop. I don't think the blood clot is related to your exercising. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have chest pain after running?

Is it normal to have chest pain after running?

Chest Pain -See Doc?: When to see a doctor?

How do you know when you need medical help for chest pain? It's not always easy to tell. Helpful simple quiz:

http://edition. Cnn. Com/HEALTH/help. At.home/chest. Pain/content. Html ...Read more

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I have severe chest pain hours after running?

Chest pains: It is worth going to your doctor and being checked to see what is going on. ...Read more

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My 16 year old son is complaining of chest pain after running a 5k?

See your doctor: This is a red flag warning that needs to be carefully evaluated to rule out any cardiac problems in your son. ...Read more

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Harder to breath next day after running/ chest pain. Is this normal?

Harder to breath next day after running/ chest pain. Is this normal?

YES: Stretch it out slowly.. If this doesn't resolve the problem see your primary care provider. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have chest pain after running for a short period of time?

GET YOUR HEART CHECK: Chest pain with exertion can mean heart disease.
It can be other things, but check heart 1st. ...Read more

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Why do I have chest pain, difficulty breathing after running, cough that won't go away, feeling weak?

See details: Chest pain with exertion needs immediate attention even in a 39 year old. Speak with your doctor now or go directly to a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Can MVP MR sound be detected right in the middle of the chest? I hear an uncommon sound there by stethoscope. (especially after running or sex)

Can MVP MR sound be detected right in the middle of the chest? I hear an uncommon sound there by stethoscope. (especially after running or sex)

Mvp/mr: MVP/MR can be diagnosed with physical examination and the murmur/click can often be heard parasternally though usually somewhat better at the apex. What you are hearing, of course, can't be told from out here. An examination would be necessary to hear what the finding is/are ...Read more

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I'm getting pins and needles in my chest and neck after running short distances. I'm overweight but walk often 2 - 4 miles every other evening.

I'm getting pins and needles in my chest and neck after running short distances. I'm overweight but walk often 2 - 4 miles every other evening.

? cervical stenosis: If you have a congenital narrowing of the spinal canal, the jostling of running could irritate the spinal cord and cause what is called, a Lhermitte's phenomenon. This can also occur with low vitamin B-12 levels, and inflammation, such as multiple sclerosis. MRI of neck should answer these concerns. ...Read more

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When I run track, I sometimes feel chest pain after running a speed work out, I do not cough or wheeze. Can this be bronchospasms?

When I run track, I sometimes feel chest pain after running a speed work out, I do not cough or wheeze. Can this be bronchospasms?

Maybe: You are an excellent candidate for a stress echo and you need to tell your internal medicine doctor your symptons. She will listen to your lungs as well as check an ekg and make a determination regarding chest xray and spirometry to evaluate your lungs as well as your heart. ...Read more

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Upper chest pain after running a few laps. Allergy season. Never diagnosed with asthma. Normal ECG test from last year.?

Upper chest pain after running a few laps. Allergy season. Never diagnosed with asthma. Normal ECG test from last year.?

Chest pain: See your doctor immediately. If continues go to emergency room. Exertionsl chest pain can reflect underlying coronary disease or possibly asthma with exertion. Either way should be evaluated asap. ...Read more

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Play tennis 3times a week eat relatively healthy walk around uni campus, burning chest wheezing and coughing after running laps around a field?

Play tennis 3times a week eat relatively healthy walk around uni campus, burning chest wheezing and coughing after running laps around a field?

Mgt: A virtual inbox consultation may help and can be booked online. I would suggest pulmonary evaluation. You may have exercise induced asthma and treatments are available. ...Read more

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Chest pain. Slight pressure after running. Norm work up, ekg, stress, echo n holt. 28, 5'6" 152.No fam hist. No smoke. Are these sym my heart still? Worried

Chest pain. Slight pressure after running. Norm work up, ekg, stress, echo n holt. 28, 5'6" 152.No fam hist. No smoke. Are these sym my heart still? Worried

You are ok: If all the basic cardiac work up and tests, as you mentioned are normal, less likely any cardiac condition is there. Be relax and enjoy!
If still your symptoms persist see your cardiologist fo further workup if indicated ...Read more

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Went to ER today for chest pains after running, was a panic attack. Some liver counts where high though. AST=75 and ALT=82. Should I be worried?

You in condition?: If your doctor has cleared you for that type of physical exertion then, "NO" your LFT's being a bit elevated is of no consequence. Those numbers are always changing like blood pressure. They go up and down depending on a lot of things....I wouldn't worry about it. Have your panic attacks looked at though as those may be more debilitating than anything else for you right now. ...Read more

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What can cause shortness of breath unable to breathe in deeply, sharp chest pain, sudden headache and feeling of being light headed after running?

Poor hydration: Drink more water or gatorade
pain is most likely from muscular issue from poor hydration status so also lightheadednesss. ...Read more