Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia, 25 years: A …Men and women are affected equally [7]. The average age is 50 years of age with a range from 12 to 93 years [5-7]. Symptoms include cough and shortness of breath in 50-70% of patients [5-7], and flu-like illness with fever in up to 50% [7] . … Return Document COLORADO PULMONARY ASSOCIATES, P.C.Ifyou have not been short of breath recently, skip ahead to question 21. 15) How long have you had episodes of shortness of breath? ( )weeks how many ( ) 1-2 () 3-4 ( )months how many ( ) 1-3 [More]
Hello everyone! I am 54 years young, and found myself diagnosed with asthma.  Another one of the shortness of breath causes.  Whether or not that was a correct diagnosis I am not quite sure. What I do know is I could not handle breathing the minus 20 degrees to 10 degrees above zero’s crisp Minnesota air, as well as having the inability to get the oxygen I needed when exerting myself. Even after walking a couple of blocks I was gasping for oxygen! I know the 50 excess pounds is a contributing factor, but something else was wrong! After taking [More]