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Distinguishing signs of shortness of breath caused by asthma with other diseases – VnExpress

COPD, vocal cord disorders, and pneumonia all have symptoms of shortness of breath similar to asthma, but the extent of lung damage is often different. Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease, the common symptoms of asthma include persistent cough, increased at night, shortness of breath, chest tightness or heaviness… Shortness of breath is one of […]

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What to do when having difficulty breathing due to Covid sequelae?

Breathing exercises such as abdominal breathing, chest breathing, pursed lips breathing or physical therapy practice are considered effective therapies to help improve post-Covid dyspnea. Doctor, Doctor Nguyen Nhu Vinh (Head of Respiratory Function Investigation Department, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City) said that when suffering from respiratory diseases such as asthma, […]

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10 years of refusing heart surgery, the man almost died

Ho Chi Minh CityThe 62-year-old man, with stenosis, open heart valve, worsened heart failure since 2012 but resolutely refused to operate for fear of death, leading to worsening illness. He eats poorly, is malnourished, weighs only 43 kg, was examined at Hoan My Saigon Hospital last month due to very difficult exercise, uncomfortable walking a […]

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Electrocautery pulls tachycardia to normal level

Ho Chi Minh CityA 29-year-old female patient, from Dak Lak, was treated by a doctor of Cho Ray Hospital with electrophysiological ablation to treat tachycardia. For more than a year now, the patient has always felt uncomfortable, irregular breathing, almost just resting in one place, unable to do housework. I went to a few places, […]