... When the breathing gets extra hard I pant and even if I try to breathe deep I don't get the amount of oxygen that I need. ... (5 replies)
... I'm not convinced it's not asthma. It's constriction of airways, not the wheezing sound, that indicates asthma. During a bad attack, it is quite normal to not hear a wheeze because the air flow is so low. High IGE levels support a suspicion of asthma, although it is pretty uncommon to have asthma but NEVER any wheezing. If a doctor told you you don't have asthma, I'd probably... (5 replies)
... experiencing a fluttery heart beat. I can sometimes feel my pulse in my throat and it feels like my heart skips a beat or has extra beats. Along with that I have difficulty breathing. ... (9 replies)
... I have a hard time breathing in very humid air. I feel like I'm not getting any oxygen in my lungs no matter how deep I breath. ... (1 replies)
... I don't have anxiety though. I've had times where I've been under unbelievable levels of stress and never had trouble breathing. ... (34 replies)
... ly for almost 10 years, the symptoms got much worse about a year ago. Like you, I went through a whole series of scans and tests including pulmonary and cardiac stress tests. Pulmonary function was suboptimal but not terrible. Pulmonary arterial pressure, however appeared to be high. Oximieter readings were in the low 90's. ... (6 replies)
... She had been given Asthma puff medicines, but it doesnt work.Doctors also couldnt find exactly whats wrong saying that it might be due to stress and tension, which I am sure she doesnt have. ... (1 replies)
... Hello Tattoogirl.
After reading your intial post, I think I'm having the same problem you are. My PFT is tomorrow. I'm also having a hard time breathing. Feels like I'm under water. There's a lot of pressure around my upper chest, and sometimes fluttery heart beat as well. I do really bad in warm environments, better in cold environment....
Has your condition gotten... (9 replies)
... Hi,there tatoogirl,
Thanks for your reply.You never told me what TMJ stands for?Is it a serious disease?
Rod (9 replies)
... What is TMJ and what causes it?I have no dental insurance and I have 5 teeth broken on the gum line.It is the result of using multi rescue inhalers like albuterol,flovent,advair and combi-vent.What can I do to get my teeth pulled?I have severe emphysema and I cannot sit in a dentist chair and breath right with his hands all in my mouth.Desperite in Tacoma. (9 replies)
... The dr. thinks my body is under a lot of stress right now with my TMJ problems and my wedding planning. Only 1 week and 5 days to go !! ... (9 replies)
... I do think stress is playing a big part of this. I am calling my doctor tomorrow to see if she can get me in for a pulmonary test before August. ... (9 replies)
... I lost 25 lbs this winter worried about certain health issues I thought I might have and I too wasn't sleeping more then 5 or 6 hours a night , had more trouble breathing , heart flutters , pains in my chest etc... ... (9 replies)
... I only hope that this will gradually get better so I can continue doing my previous work, take the stress of my wife as it has been hard on her and get back to playing more with my 2 and a half year old daughter. ... (1 replies)
... I've considered that perhaps it could be gastric related, but it seems unlikely due to the fact that I have no heartburn at any point, no difficulty swallowing, no indigestion of any kind, all of which are things that would almost certainly be associated with something like acid reflux disease. ... (1 replies)
For the last year, every minute i feel the need to take a deep breath or a yawn with no satisfaction,i dont feel the air go dawn into my lungs.Even when i try to yawn I can not ,I stop in the middle of the yawn.
When successful take a deep breath or a yawn i feel satisfaction for 30 seconds then the sensation return.
Another symptoms:tingling in... (2 replies)
... eath whilst standing in chest deep water of the swimming pool, I could breathe in maybe one third of normal capacity whilst in the water,get out of the water and breathing was fine. ... (6 replies)
... t always. Sometimes I would just feel jittery and nervous without having any caffeine. It did turn out to be a panic attack. I did not feel like I was under any stress either. Your body could be under stress without you knowing it. It doesn''t always have to be in the head. What helped be was hot Chamomile tea and hot baths. ... (7 replies)
... ess at all when i felt short of breath i felt like fainting i went to emergency and the drs said i had panic attack when according to me i had not even slightest stress on my mind. they sent me home with anxiety medicine which didnt help. ... (7 replies)
... d a panic attack of unbelievable proportions! I became dizzy and my face tingled. Thought I was a having a stroke, a heart attack, or both. Finally, I started breathing again and was ok. Everyday since then, I've had difficulty breathing but it's very sporadic. And, my stomach still feels like it has rocks in it. ... (8 replies)