Can your anxiety levels be high and you not actuallly feel tit? I'm 22 with bouts of shortness of breath I wshould I be concerned that I got heart disease this early? I'm not obese im thin and don't smoke but exposed to 2nd hand smoke

High anxiety level . Anxiety may manifest itself in many different ways. High anxiety level may mimic the symptoms of a heart attack and/or respiratory condition. Sometimes also, physical conditions may trigger anxiety. Get first reassured on your physical health by having a physical exam and lab work-up done by your general practitioner to rule out any medical condition before seeing any therapist or psychiatrist.
Panic attacks? U seems to be having panic attacks , which is sudden on set of chest pain. Shortness of breath and diziness . It is very common and about 90 percent of patients who goes to the er for chest pain has it.

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What is my statistical chance of getting heart disease at 22? Have you heard of heart disease in someone my age? Who wasnt born with a heart problem? I don't smoke and im not obese im thin and no family history all I have is shortness of breath it just st

Low Risk. Maintain a healthy lifestyle and you should remain at low risk. Periodic evaluations by your doctor are also helpful. Read more...
Risk calculator. Risk is low at your age. Suggest going to the american heart association website using their risk calulator my life check. http://mylifecheck.heart.org/pledgepage.aspx?navid=5&culturecode=en-us. It is a good interactive calculator. To properly fill it out, you will need some details, like cholesterol values. But it still works even if you don't have all the data. Read more...