HEART SERIES H5Typical symptoms of heart failure are: • shortness of breath at rest or during exertion • waking up at night feeling short of breath • fluid retention – ankle, feet or leg swelling • tiredness • palpitations (a sensation of the heart pounding or racing) … Fetch Here Peripartum Cardiomyopathy – Wikipedia, The Free EncyclopediaDifficulty breathing while lying flat), dyspnea (shortness of breath on exertion), pitting edema (swelling), cough, frequent night-time urination, excessive weight gain during the last month of pregnancy (1-2+ kg/week; two to four or more pounds per week), palpitations (sensation of racing heart-rate … Read [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]