Dyspnea , shortness of breath (SOB), or air hunger, is the subjective symptom of breathlessness. It is a normal symptom of heavy exertion but becomes pathological if it occurs in unexpected situations. In 85% of cases it is due to either asthma, pneumonia, cardiac ischemia, interstitial lung disease, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or psychogenic causes. Treatment typically depends on the underlying cause. The American Thoracic Society defines dyspnea as: "A subjective experience of breathing discomfort that consists of qualitatively distinct sensations that vary in intensity." Other definitions describe it as "difficulty in breathing", "disordered or inadequate breathing", "uncomfortable awareness of breathing", and as the experience of "breathlessness" (which may be either acute or chronic). Dyspnea is distinct from labored breathing, which is a common physical...
Neelam Nath posted the Blog
on Mar 04, 2013 , 04:36 pm
There is an Electrical circuit in my Heart,as Important as Electrical circuit in my house.
We have to keep every electrical unit in Order,without much help from Any Electrician..Circuit in the heart can be kept in good function by following few simple things.when circuit gets upset then Atrial flutter,Atrial fibrillation happens and it is an Emergency,as much as a Heart Attack is,with chest pain,breathlessness,fainting etc. as a Symptoms. Take Basic care and make Lifestyle Modifications,like low fat,weight under control,less Stress,some Meditation,Minimum Salt,less sugar to more »
Raghuveer Shetty and 3 more commented on the discussion
on Jul 24, 2008 , 06:22 pm
What is this all fuss about being single. Oh! its fun being single truly..Single yet loving it! I am this one fun loving person who hates getting into relationships..once you are into it you sob and nothing else..be like me.. SINGLE ready to more »
Rohaan Mishra posted the Blog
on Jun 11, 2010 , 01:06 pm
Cheer up my friend , buck up ur shoes.U r living in “the land of joy”U go to school,where they don’t teach.In the house of god,they hatred preach.If u have merit ,u will sigh & sob.If u r backward,u might get a job.Out of caste ,if dare to wedUr kith & kin will chop ur head.If u r honest, in north or southU will live from hand to mouth.If u r wily and ur deeds sinisterU r likely to become chief minister.But remember the new axiom my friend.Defection is good, adaptation is bad. more »