Discussions By Condition: Repiratory conditions

Health And Fitness

Posted In: Repiratory conditions 1 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • September 23, 2010
  • 03:16 PM

Generally, shortness of breath (dyspnea) that can occur at rest, with exercise (exertional dyspnea), while lying down (orthopnea), or suddenly in the middle of the night while asleep (paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, or PND).

Some causes related to cardiovascular disease: Dyspnea can be an important sign of cardiac problems including cardiac ischemia and cardiomyopathy.

Reply Flag this Discussion

1 Replies:

  • Hii......The causes of cardiovascular disease depend on the specific cardiovascular disease in question. This may seem confusing, but cardiovascular disease is not actually one disease -- rather, it is a name used to describe any disease that affects the heart or blood vessels. In fact, there are over 60 different types of cardiovascular disease.Thanks for....
    Natural Medicine 24 Replies
    • October 22, 2010
    • 06:46 AM
    • 0
    Flag this Response
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.