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I'm sorry you're going through this. It sounds very unpleasant!A number of things could be going on here, but it's not likely your...
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If you have a pain when breathing in or notice this alot while rolling over, this could be do to a inflammed intercoastal muscle.  Usually there...
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I would need more information to tell you what is going on.  I would say if you are older, you might be getting arthritis.  If it continues...
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You might have scolioisis. That is a symptom where your spine curves to one side at a certain angle. I had it for 3 years and had to wear a brace. It...
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I am not a doctor but I get the same thing & my doc told me its trapped gas.I bought aloe vera juice & you take 4 ounces & it hhelps alot...
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Hi This sounds like trapped wind, get some nice very strong peppermint cordial, mix it strong and drink straight down, then stand back, hold on to...
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Hi To me it sounds just like trapped wind, you need either some strong peppermints, real strong, or some good peppermint cordial mix strong and...
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Oh, no! I'm so sorry to hear this. And: Yes, yes you definitely could have a fractured rib.You also could have a bad bruise or torn rib cartilage...
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Sitting :This is the main problem caused by coccydynia (the tail born pain). How painful it is also depends on the design of your chair and the...
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Hi Look I don't know if this will help, but bad pains in the chest area can be just...
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So sorry to hear you're going through this. It's difficult to cope with severe pain.Unless you're experiencing crushing pain in your...
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Sounds like exercise induced asthma. I've never had asthma in my life but after recovering from a cold I was exercising and had an asthma attack...
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Asthma attacks do not cause pain. However, asthma attacks can cause such heavy breathing and coughing that you can easily pull a muscle in the chest...
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I would recommend going to the ER and have it checked out. Chest pain and not being able to breathe could be signs of a heart attack. It’s better to...