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If a humifier is helping my shortness of breath, does that mean I have something serious or not?

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Dr. Michael Jones
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Likely not

Most commonly, allergies or viral cold.

In brief: Likely not

Most commonly, allergies or viral cold.
Try nasal saline irrigation also.
Dr. Michael Jones
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Not likely

Humidifying the air you breathe decreases nasal inflammation and bronchial irritation, that way improving air flow and breathing.

In brief: Not likely

Humidifying the air you breathe decreases nasal inflammation and bronchial irritation, that way improving air flow and breathing.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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