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what is the difference between copd and air hunger anxiety
« on: August 22, 2014, 12:48:53 PM »
Ok for my own piece of mind what is the difference between copd a d just air hunger anxiety or gad cuz I'm having a hard time believing it's anxiety cuz I'm out of breath even if u walk up stairs up a hill or even when I talk I mean I am obsessing about my breathing and I am young and I have had a lot of tests done at the er but probably not for copd so can someone please tell me the difference I'm still convinced I have copd
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Re: what is the difference between copd and air hunger anxiety
« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2014, 01:14:22 PM »
COPD can be measured... people with it have decreased lung capacity.  Did you do one of those test where you breath into a device? Did they measure your 02 on your finger.  Normal anxiety suffers breathe too much causing hyperventilation...which feels like shortness of breath.


BTW its normal to be out of breath when climbing steps if your out of shape.  I have a townhouse and hate climbing steps.  Its fine to be out of breathe as long as you don't faint.
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