Recently my heart has been pounding very hard immediately after standing. I am a 43 yr old man that smokes and drinks, but not heavily. I did have some anxiety from stress several months ago, but this heart pounding is not the same symptoms. I have trouble catching my breath, it feels like my heart is racing, but it isn t really, just pounding through my chest and throat. I typically can make it feel better by taking deep breaths. I was wondering if it is a lack of oxygen in my blood? Maybe not resting fully. But they I noticed below that tachycardia may be the cause? I have had ECG s and have worn a heart monitor and there is nothing seemingly wrong with my ticker. I can also almost feel when it is going to happen as my legs feel like i just ran a sprint. My quads ache like they are full of latic acid. Any suggestions? Thank you
My Dad is 87 years old with right sided heart failure COPD stage three and kidney disease. When he walks ( which is very slow) with a walker he labors to breath. They did an oxygen test read on him and came to a conclusion it is the heart that is the problem. How does the heart cause you to breath hard. He tires out quickly and they told me not to have him you his oxygen concentrator unless his oxygen drops down under 89. My Dad takes breathing treatments during the day and night also an inhaler once a day. I tried to explain to my Dad that they say it isn t his copd that is the major issue for trouble getting air but he and I are still confused. Thanks for your time and inform.
Hi. I was just in the shower, washing my hair. Ok, so my heart always goes abit faster when I m washing my hair. But today, it went crazy. I went faster than normal and it flt like it was beating very hard. I could feel the pulse in my head.? And I was like short of breath. I had to stop. Plus, my mom told me my face was really red. I m confused? Help? Did my BP go up too much or what? Additional Details: I have hypertension, arrhythmias, and mild mitral valve regurgitation(diagnosed in January) Someone asked my age. I m 13, 14 in May Well, I didn;t feel like fainting, just abit dizzy.Yeah, I have to check my BP daily cuz is have to make a chart. I m going back to the DR. in july to see if he is ogint o give me medications for my hypertension. thanks everyone!
my husband is a cigar smoker and smokes upstairs but it comes down through the vents and I have coughing, throat burns, coughing and eye burning. he keeps telling me secondhand smoke doesn't hurt me but I feel sick all the time. what are the...
My daughter who is 21 years old is under court ordered drug testing through urine testing. She has been tested for over 2 months twice a week. He test results show a range of between 190 and the lowest at 150, but she swears she has not been...
If everyone all living in a block of flats which contained 4 individual flats, and only one person did not smoke pot in their flat and everyone is smoking it on a regular daily basis, would it affect the person in the flat who doesn't smoke it? And would it cause a high level of intoxication for the person in the flat it is not smoked, especially if it can be smelt strongly in the connecting hallway?
Hello, I am having a Cholecystectomy done tomorrow. I am use to smoke one joint of marijuana per day. I am getting nervous and usually I would just smoke one to relax. Is that so bad? Can I just do it and tell my doctor about it tomorrow? I told him already that I smoke everyday and I was told 2 days ago not to smoke until sergery but it s not that easy...last time I smoked was yesterday...like I said I am getting nervous and really need to relax, my blood presure is up the roof. Thank you Annie
1. In last 5 - 6 days I am experiencing the vomiting sensation but never did it.
2. Headach since 2 months in every 2 - 3 days (which i control by Disprin).
3. I feel the dots (7-8) in my base tounge since 2 and half months.
4. Sometimes I feel not to eat. (Very Rare)
1. Live with my brother in a flat.
2. We have hired a cook.
3. I smoke empty stomach after I wakeup.
4. I take breakfast but not regular. (trend is 3 days on 2 days off)
5. After breakfast I smoke again.
6. Huge rush of workload in office these days, since I have been promoted.
7. I take lunch, mostly oily.
8. After lunch I smoke again alongwith a cup of tea.
9. Then in evening I smoke once again.
10. I chew tobacco only once in a day in the evening.
11. I take dinner and smoke the last fag.
12. Then I watch a movie and sleep around 1am or 1:30 am.
Hi, I am 16 weeks pregnant and have been caughing for about 2 months now, last night and again this morning I caughed up a grayish/blackish string in my mucus . I have been cleaning dust yesterday and last saturday I was at a evening out with firends where smoking was allowed, so I was wondering if it could be from the dust or second hand smoke? or is it something more serious? Thank you very much for your answer.