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Wheezing and Trouble Breathing

Many people have trouble breathing while sick with respiratory infections such as a cold or the flu. But if shortness of breath feels more severe than what’s caused by a cold, it could be a sign of an underlying condition such as asthma, pneumonia, COPD and even lung cancer. Seek medical attention if your breathing is restricted.

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February 26, 2014

Last Updated:
July 1, 2014