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Can't breathe
Dec 17, 2014
... I've been unable to take in a full breath since I was about 7 years old, I'm now 16 and still don't have an answer as to why. ... (0 replies)
... months, I've had breathing problems. At first I thought it was related to the cold weather but it has continued right throughout the year. ... (2 replies)
... t. I am so frustrated with this ailment, or whatever it is. It just comes on like that, and goes away when it is ready just like that. Always, but always trying to take in a deep breath, and believing that if I don't then I will not get any breath at all. ... (16 replies)

... I have never had a problem breathing until early 2006...I'm not certain exactly when it came about, just early in this year. I often have a desire to fill my lungs by taking deep breaths, or yawning...sometimes I find myself unable to yawn, but when I CAN yawn, it makes it better. ... (31 replies)
... a while since I posted that message. The symptoms stayed away for at least 4 months and came back in full force just two months ago with some days of very light to no symptoms. I'm so baffled by all this. If someone would be watching me while I am "trying" to yawn I'm sure they would think me rather strange. ... (16 replies)
... Yep, I'm having the same problem, and it is now three weeks after quitting smoking. I also thought about going back to smoking to see if this would stop, but that would be stupid. I feel much better knowing that this is not just me. ... (16 replies)
... I have this frequent need to take a deep breath and to yawn. Often I can't complete the deep breath or the yawning and have to keep trying in order to feel well. I notice that when I drink some alcohol, I won't have the urge as much. ... (16 replies)
... The problem started about a year ago. I began having episodes where I was unable to take in a full deep inspiration. I would have to yawn to get the deep breath. ... (4 replies)
... and I was on the verge to contact a doctor, but now I see that it would be better if all of us just unified and compared our stories to see if we can find a common pattern. ... (16 replies)
... If it is not anxiety in your case, I would definitely pursue the reflux issue. There are three basic tests that can be done to see if you suffer from reflux. an EGD was the first thing I had done. they look to see if there is damage to the esophagus by the acid. ... (16 replies)
... and I really don't want to get on any medication either. ... (16 replies)
... I have the same problems. Klonopin is a life saver. I take it only when I absolutely need to. I think just having the meds on my person helps me deal with it. Knowing that I have a definite way out of a panic attack helps me deal with it. Read the thread "AIR HUNGER", theres a million posts on the exact topic. (16 replies)
... I was wondering if anyone has found out what causes this problem. I am 29 years old and for the last year I have not been able to take a deep breath unless I try really hard and focus entirly on doing so. ... (16 replies)
... I actually have a constant feeling of heaviness on my chest and cannot complete a deep breath or yawm although every so often I do and it feels sooo good. Went to the Dr's and was told it's most likely stress, no sign of ashama and breathing tests are normal. ... (16 replies)
... If so, please let me know what he said. I am curioius. Keep me posted on your situation...I would love to talk with you...!! ... (16 replies)
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... I would like to ask, for anyone who has untreated breathing issues or for anyone who has found themselves without their medication and huffing and puffing as a result... ... (3 replies)
... Fast forward to today. I think I am getting a little bit worse. This week at work I have found myself suddenly needing to take a deep breath but unable to do so unless I yawn. ... (0 replies)
... I guess my gag reflex is just to sensitive. ... (8 replies)
... All the symptoms experienced on this thread are probably Cronic Hyperventilation Syndrome. Google it and see if it fits you. I have had all these same symptoms for the last 2 years and seen doctors galore. Most doctors are not very educated about CHS b/c the symptoms can also be caused by alot of other things. Some potentially serious if not check out. However, if you... (16 replies)


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