Dog breathing fast in sleep or fear can be a symptom of a greater problem.
The most common symptom of a heart problem is chest pn or a heart attack, which could be the result of coronary artery disease. Other symptoms include fatigue, nausea and fatigue, irregular heartbeat or fnting, and shortness of breath or coughing.
Symptoms of COPD can include breathlessness, wheezing, frequent chest colds, or coughing up of phlegm (mucus). A number of other conditions, such as anemia and asthma, are also associated with breathlessness. Breathlessness can be so bad that a person will feel like they can't even take a breath.
The symptoms listed here are the most common ones, but each person may have different symptoms.
The bottom line
If you have a cough that lasts for a longer period of time than a normal cough, or you have symptoms such as wheezing, breathlessness, or sweating, you should see a doctor. You may have a medical problem that needs treatment.
If you have any concerns about your health or the health of someone you love, call your doctor for advice.
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