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I've had a bad cough for two years and was told it's acute bronchitis 6 times. Now I have chest pain/shortness of breath/wheezing. What do I do?

Mgt. An inbox consultation is available and the imaging may be reviewed at that time. The imaging can be uploaded for review. Have you had a CF sweat test? Do you have a history of sinusitis or other infections? There are several possible causes and I would suggest an appointment. Read more...

Husband has coughing fits that lead to vomiting and chest pain and shortness of breath and wheezing. He doesn't have insurance so what can we do at home?

Needs eval. While I understand your insurance concerns I believe your husband deserves a thorough medical evaluation. If the cause for his symptoms is infectious, only directed treatment will help him get better. Alternatively asthma can cause similar symptoms. If the cost is the issue best would be Urgent Care over ER. Some places have community health centers with minimal copayment. Read more...

I get chest pains, shortness of breath, wheezing and constant coughing after playing sport. I exercise 3 times a week, and play soccer on the weekend?

Asthma. It sounds like you have asthma, you need to see your doctor for an inhaler to use before exercising, and you need to check your lung function test to determine if you need a maintenance inhaler. Read more...
See your doctor. You could have exercise induced asthma or an allergy induced asthma. You should see a doctor for a diagnosis and treatment. Read more...