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... I'm experiencing no real symptoms that i'm aware of, save for what feels like a mild but constant tightness in my chest. ... (0 replies)
... had to travel home to my country to receive proper medicalk attention! started with strong flu a year ago which developed the constant cough. ... (1 replies)
... or in your back. ... (30 replies)

... been having breathing problems when sleeping and lying down for a few years. My nose gets blocked as soon as I lie down, and I often wake gasping for breath. My chest and ribs often feel sore, it feels muscular. ... (3 replies)
... Well my problems started happening almost four months ago. I have had bronchitis a few times in the past and when i felt the symptoms coming on I went to the doctor and they said I have bronchitis again.. ... (0 replies)
... s only Health problem is asthma which I have had since the age if three but I thought I had grown out of it about five years ago since I never got it appart from in really dusty places. ... (0 replies)
Emphysema
Jan 14, 2009
... Until recently I was actually feeling pretty good! Now I feel very SOB and have a constant bloating sensation in my tummy. ... (12 replies)
... m wearing a very tight bra. I also have a poking feeling as though someone is poking me in my right lung. These symptoms have been pretty much constant for two months. I first noticed this two months ago when I was at home. ... (1 replies)
... I started having a hard time breathing about two months ago. There was a tightness in my chest, constant coughing whenever I talked for a period of time and sometimes could not finish a sentence until I coughed and gasped for air. Also I have shortness of breathe. ... (7 replies)
... My story is the same as many of you. Glad to find this thread, suffering very similar symptoms. I haven't figured it out yet either, but I thought I would join in the conversation. ... (30 replies)
... Scheduling a CPAP mask study in two weeks to see if that helps. I am beginning to believe that once you get that shortness of breath...it scares the living hell out of you... ... (30 replies)
... on. I've been going through stress with a father who just died, a new job, a lost girlfriend, refinancing hassles. So it's a nightmare. I've felt all kinds of chest stiffness. Didn't go to a doctor yet since I know it's stress, based on past experience. How I've remedied it is remembering how I reduce stress. ... (30 replies)
... or pneumonia. He referred me to a GI and diagnosed me with GERD. It may be something to look into for your symptoms as well. At first I dismissed it, because my chest hurt so much, had a lot of yuck in my throat and laryngitis for 7 weeks. It all makes more sense now, as I have been doing a lot of reading about it. ... (30 replies)
Hyperventilation
Apr 30, 2007
... I can sympathize so much with all of you in this post. I also have this awful constant shortness of breath. What a strange phantom of an illness...if it is one. ... (36 replies)
... I believe more and more that it is anxiety, but a very unpredictable manifestation of it. I have definitely been stressed in between these episodes, and at the onset of this one...I didn't have anything to be stressed about. ... (30 replies)
... It's unusual, but a family member had all the same symptoms as you. After seeing 10 doctors in 8 months and being pumped full of asthma and bronchitis medication, (and having several chest X-rays and a CT scan), the 11th doctor finally (and quickly) found that he had a paralyzed diaphragm. You just can't get a deep breath. The lungs are fine, the bellows that work them... (30 replies)
... you're right... it can't hurt to try a new idea. Yeast stays in your body for a long time... may take a special diet to rid yourself of it. ... (30 replies)
... sorry to hear of your breathing problems. I used to have a great deal of problems absorbing air even tho my lungs would seem to expand normally. I was put in the booth more than once, checked with and without inhalers and told there was little or no difference in the tests. I was told they could not find any problem. ... (30 replies)
... I have had this nagging shortness of breath for a few months now. It is almost constant, and tends to get worse when I lay down. Its not there first thing in the morning, but comes on after a while, and seems to last the rest of the day. It also feels as if there is a tightness in my throat at times. ... (4 replies)
... I too have had the same problems that you describe. It started about 4 years ago, and it has been really bad the last 2. I've had Pleurisy 6 times in the last 3 years and Bronchitis twice in same length of time. ... (30 replies)


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