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Will Being Overweight Affect Your Breathing
I had trouble in breathing well this morning. The temperature is high and I am a little overweight. ?
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Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more
What would make it sound bubbly when breathing and feel like rubbing at sternum? 31/f overweight but healthy
Hard to tell: We need to have more informations such as history of smoking, do you cough a lot, do you have any pain when you breathe, a bubble sound may be an indication of air passing through a fluid, chronic bromchitis, or fistula between trachea and esophagus; you probably need to see a doctor for further evaluation. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I'm overweight, 21 stone and feel sharp pain on right chest under my arm when i'm breathing or coughing.Should i be worried?
Friend is overweight & diabetic and had angio done 5 yrs back.SInce a week having strained breathing & is not sleeping.He has GERD too.What can it be.
I am in the first trimester of my 2nd pregnancy and I am having difficulty breathing at times. Is this normal? (i am not overweight)
29 female, good health, overweight, 5'2-155lb. Currently with strep throat, woke up bc not breathing. Never happened before. Not a snorer. Reason?
Difficulty breathing I am over weight BMI is 40.0+ last i checked i've noticed when i lay in bed at night on my back i struggle to get my breath I have to roll on my side or stomach is this due to my overweight? I've also been snoring really loud and some
Yes: Having a bmi over 30 indicates higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea. At 40+ extremely high risk. Snoring is found in at least 80% of people with sleep apnea. You need to see a doctor about a sleep study and get treatment. Sleep apnea puts you are risk for high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, diabetes and a host of other problems. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I don't have sleep apnea, am not overweight, sleep on side, don't drink, but still snore when breathing through my mouth. What aids should I try? Mouthpiece keeping jaw forward? Strap to close mouth?
When sleeping on back I hear noises coming from mouth. Doesn't sound like snores. Am overweight and have mild COPD. But breathing through nose no prob?
Help! Feel like I'm breathing very shallow while trying to sleep, healthy am over weight but heart healthy multiple ekg normal results 2 occurences?
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