It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 50Showing 1 - 20 of 1000 for lungs. (0.031 seconds)


... I have similar issues, while my lungs are very healthy, they for some reason are not releasing all the air when I exhale, creating a feeling suffocation. It's called "Air trapping". ... (2 replies)
... Since the lungs have no pain receptors, the pain you feel is not your lungs. Pleurisy or pneumonia can cause pain. ... (2 replies)
... I am almost 55 and I have COPD. I was wondering if any of you have that pain in your lungs that aches? ... (2 replies)

... Hey so for about the past month i have been having these problems. I get a shortness of breath, a weird pain almost like a tightness in my chest where my heart is. I feel as if my lungs are filling up 80% and i cant get that last 20%. I used to get heart palpitations before this all started as well, i dont get them anymore. Also get a very hard and fast heartbeat when doing... (0 replies)
... I've had a similar thing that was pleuritic pain....it hurts in one spot when you breathe or move, like a cracked rib. Or could it be pneumonia? Hope it clears up soon. (2 replies)
... Once the irritation in your lungs and bronchial tubes subsides, you should feel much better. That may take about 6 weeks. ... (2 replies)
... It could be anxiety but it also could be the stopping smoking. I remember when I quit that I wheezed and coughed for several weeks before my lungs cleared out all the junk in my lungs. ... (2 replies)
... However, part of the reason I gave up smoking was because of feeling chesty all the time, every morning I wake up my lungs hurt. ... (2 replies)
... Heart is normal size. Lungs are hyperinflated. Aorta and pulmonary vascularity are unremarkable. There is not acute lung or infiltrate or congestive heat failure. ... (1 replies)
... Cannot breathe while lying on my back or in water up to my chest. Occurred over the period of approx a month nore than a year ago. Have seen many docotrs - respirologist, internist , neurologist x 2 - All Doctors so far have not diagnosed problem. Unable to lie on my back for tests because I can't breath. all tests so far have been done with me on belly or standing. Some Drs... (0 replies)
... I had a high resolution cat scan of my lungs which was normal and showed no fibrosis or scarring. But my symptoms remain the same and I am getting weaker and sicker each day. ... (0 replies)
Bronchiectasis ?
Dec 11, 2015
... Hey, I was diagnosed about three years ago. You need to go to an infectious disease doctor to have your sputum tested. I suspect you probably have a Non TB mycobacteria infection in your lungs. If so, you will be prescribed three or four different antibiotics to treat it for a year. Good luck. (11 replies)
... Hi thanks for all that - I am seeing a Dr on Saturday and hope to be able to get more tests done but in the meantime I will try pushing myself walking for an hour and see if it helps thanks and Ill keep in touch (6 replies)
... (6 replies)
... Apologies for my late reply. I'm new here and forgot the name of the site, and couldn't find my way back. lol Anyway, yes I have exactly those symptoms too. I have very little or zero energy to get almost any sort of cardio or strength training exercise. The phlegm is almost like glue, and very had to clear from my lungs. I frequently have to use a hot steam facial sauna to... (6 replies)
No answers
Dec 1, 2015
... There is a lot of information out there about hyperinflated lungs. It would seem that is the cause and should be treated. Is that what the meds were for? Seems you are doubting your dx but it sounds right on. (3 replies)
No answers
Nov 30, 2015
... What doctors have you been to? BEEN TO LUNG SPECIALIST - SLEEP SPECIALIST - HAD CT SCANS - NOTHING SHOWED BUT - XRAY SHOWS OVERINFLATED LUNGS - HAD LUNG FUNCTION TEST - NORMAL - TRIED SPIRIVA - OMBREZ - NASAL SPRAY - STERIODS - ANTIDEPRESSANTS - ALL NO GOOD - ANY SUGGESTIONS? (3 replies)
... (6 replies)
No answers
Nov 30, 2015
... Hi I have been to see more Drs re my lungs - everything comes back good - I am so tired all the time that I cannot keep my eyes open - and have trouble breathing properly - worse when the warmer weather comes which is now - I am so sick of no answers and know my body and that there is something going on with the lungs - I use to be able to exercise all day now lucky to do 30... (3 replies)
... I don't know what could be wrong with me. For the past year or more, this has gradually gotten worse. I have seen 5 GP's, but they have all been completely useless, and only prescribe me steroids, antibiotics, and different preventative asthma inhalers to try, which don't work. I am almost always only breathless when in a sitting or laying down position, but not when up... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: asthma, breathlessness

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 50

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:04 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2016 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!