Could heart problems mean trouble breathing?

Yes. Very commonly i work with cardiologists to determine if certain patients have heart or lung problems. The symtoms are very similar.
Yes. Congestive heart failure and abnormal heart rhythms among other heart problems can cause breathing trouble. Breathing issues can also tax the heart and cause heart problems.

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I'm having trouble breathing. There is a pain in my upper left back area. Too young to have heart problems?

Need more info. I don't know how old you are, but i wouldn't take chances. Doctor can help you determine if it might be your heart or something else. Read more...
No. No you are not too young, especially if you have any risk factors. During my cardiology fellowship i saw a 31 yo man whose risk factor was smoking need bypass surgery. Go get this checked out. Read more...

Bi polar type 2, cries allot, lately has been having trouble breathing when upset like an anxiety attack, can this cause future heart problems?

If you are having. Panic attacks - that doesn't hurt the heart. However, normally one would have medical causes for issues with breathed ruled in or out. In other words, would have the symptoms formally evaluated. Take care. Read more...

Sternum hurts right in the middle at the lowest point heart problems ruled out no problems eating swallowing or breathing what could it be?

Chest pain. There are many causes of chest pain which include: angina (cardiac), inflammation of the esophagus, bronchospasm, pneumonia, pleurisy or costochondritis, to name only some. A comprehensive evaluation is needed which can include an ECG, chest xray, bloodwork and a physical exam. Costochondritis usually causes pain worse when applying pressure to the chest. Go to the ER is worse. Read more...

I was wondering what are some breathing or heart problems a baby can have when it is still in the womb?

Womb. Babies aren't breathing when they are in the womb. Heart structural problems related to misdevelopment of the heart are the main heart problems a baby can have in the womb. Read more...

I have got a very tight chest and pain on breathing, went to a&e last night who told me it wasn't heart problems any ideas what it may be?

Anxiety. Stress, panic, exhaustion. You are holding your stress in your chest so tightly it is causing the muscles there to fatigue and your body is screaming at you to fix this. You need to find a way to manage your anxiety in healthier ways. You do not need the er. This not your heart. Read more...
Yes. Muscular strain and pain (the intercostal muscles of your chest wall) can cause your exact symptoms. I assume you have no fever which might reflect pleurisy or pneumonia. Try taking your Ibuprofen or naprosyn, (naproxen) but relaxation techniques may be of even more benefit. Check out: http://dawnbuse.Com/relaxation.Htm. Read more...

Ritalin (methylphenidate) caused me heart problems, migraine, tmj, high blood pressure, insomnia, addiction, weakness, breathing issue, confusion. How long is withdrawal?

Ritalin (methylphenidate) I doubt if ritlinhs caused your aforementioned symptoms.Withdrawal should take no more than a week. Read more...
TMJ advice. Work with your MD about general questions. TMJ complex in your case. See a TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. Read more...