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Oxygen level dropping when walking, start breathing heavier. Suggestion?

MY QUESTION IS WHEN I GET UP TO WALK MY OXYGEN LEVAL WILL SOMETIMES DROP TOO 79 OR SO although when I EXERCIZE I CAN OLD 99-95 FOR A LONG TIME.. I AM NOT GOOD AT WALKING OVER ABOUT 40 FT... HOW CAN I BUILD UP MY WALKING ABILITY? I AM 257 LBS AND 5FT,6INCHES TALL..I DO NOT DROP DURRING WALKING RIGHT AWAY BUT I START BREATHING HEAVIER....ANY IDEAS? i am 66 yrs old...
Asked On : Sat, 2 Feb 2013
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Obesity is highly linked to Asthma due to low leptin levels in your blood. Even mild exertion may cause you above happenings.
Answered: Thu, 5 Sep 2013
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