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What could cause palpitations / shortness of breath with little exertion?

Palpitation. Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol , street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help. Read more...

My urine pH has dropped from 7.0 to 5.5, is this normal. (Shortness of breath and palpitations as well)?

Yes. Urine pH measures urine acidity and ranges from 5 to 7. Animal protein is the major source of acid in diet and will result in low urine pH. Vegetarians usually have U pH in higher range. Your symptoms suggest anxiety/hyperventilation which raise blood pH, and hence U pH. Read more...

Why do I get palpitations, shortness of breath and fatigue after exercise?

Short of breath. Worthwhile getting checked by your doc for those symptoms. You may simply be out of shape and exercising wrong but being sure something else isn't going on is a good idea. Read more...

I have palpitation, shortness of breath and heart sinking feeling at times. My BP is generally low. What could it be?

Premature beats. A sinking feeling is commonly felt by persons who have extrasystoles (premature beats). In general, it's healthy to have a relatively low blood pressure (for example, a systolic blood pressure as low as 100), so long as it does not fall further when one stands up and provided one doesn't feel dizzy with a low blood pressure. The shortness of breath and palpitations merit a careful medical exam. Read more...