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Possibly: It is possible that sinus congestion can compromise someone respiratory(breathing) status. This entails that secretions from the sinuses are "dripping" backwards into the throat and down into the lungs. Alternatively, if your friends sinus issues are allergy related, those same allergies can affect the lungs. It sounds like your friends needs to see his/her doctor. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain came on suddenly left side rib area, feels as if been kicked and winded, but not knocked it or any injury what can this pain be?
See a physician : You should see your physician if your symptoms persist after several days. Don't try to diagnose yourself. And don't be afraid to see your physician as it may turn out to be something less serious. ...Read more
What makes a person lose control of his emotions? It seems when i don, t like the situation, my chest starts to hurt and i get short winded.
today i have started to get a winded feeling in my back, around where my bra sits... its really uncomfortable and im unsure why its started
None: may be not medical condition, could be mechanical irritation. Avoid any hard ties , knots or wires. 1st have some one check it. ...Read more
Short of breath: You should be able to carry on a conversation while exercising. If you are unable to converse, you're over exerting. ...Read more
I mowed and weedeated my yard today and now feel kinda winded since i doen it. My pulm dr said he positive i don't hsve asthma. Allergic?
Why am i winded so easily?I can take a full breath but doing simple things makes me feel like i need to breath deeply sometimes.I am out of shape.
Fitness for life: At age 20, the most likely cause is that you are not as fit as you could be. However, you should see your doctor for a complete physical to asses your heart, lungs, and general medical condition. If everything checks out well, you should initiate a personalized fitness program. You will feel better good luck! ...Read more
Hi I have had costocondritus type pain over the last week that has gone but now I feel as though I have a fist in the middle of my back like a winded?
Back pain: May be reflux could try ranitidine and see if helps. Reflux may be associated with gastritis which can be related to H pylori infection so need f/u . Is it right or left? if right could be gallbladder, Are you coughing? may be bronchitis infection or even pneumonia. ( costochondritis is at times associated w/ mycoplasma bug )Rarely especially at your age could be cardiac F/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
I am tired, out of breath, irritable and thirsty, what might this be? I get a little winded with simple moving, like up 1 flight of stairs, i feel burning in my quads walking short distances as if i were skiing alot. I seem to get more thirsty near the e
Your : Your symptoms could be indicative of many issues.The shortness of breath with simple moving and exertion is a worrisome sign of a cardiac issue or respiratory issue ( i.e. Heart disease and asthma). The burning in your quads can be a sign of dehyration or Lactic Acid build up; and the increased thirst can be a sign of diabetes. The bottom line here is to have a complete physical, and appropriate diagnostic testing as deemed necessary by your doctor. I hope you find answers soon. Best of luck. ...Read more
Lyrica (pregabalin): Per fda data base about >700 people reported palpitations among 58000 users of lyrica (pregabalin). This is just an association. Causative relationship was not established yet. If you feel palpitations from Lyrica (pregabalin) you can stop it after discussing with your physician. He/she could prescribe alternatives. ...Read more
Im overweight and have asthma.When I try to work out I get winded really fast. What are my best options?
Control the weight: Overweight asthmatics find that their asthma is much more difficult to control, and are frustrated that they can't exercise enough to lose weight. Please read "Why We Get Fat" by Gary Taubes. This explains that exercise is NOT the way to lose weight. Developing a low-carb diet is much more effective. You'll find that your asthma will be much easier to control once you get your BMI under 30 or 25. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I get winded easily. But I'm not over weight. Actually almost under weight. Is something wrong with my lungs?
Mgt: There are many causes of being short of breath. I would suggest a cardio-pulmonary work up. Do you have any other symptoms, including cough, rash, swelling? Have you had chest imaging, pulmonary function testing? A virtual inbox consultation can help in the evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer