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hyperventilation syndrome ,any one else got this ?

(6 Posts)
candyfluff Fri 24-Jul-09 19:19:01

i have had this since ive had anxiety ,im having cbt therapy and i have been given some breathing exercises to do but im still getting chest pains ,i believe to be my lungs aching from being over worked ,i have had a chest x-ray and it was clear.
just looking to share experience with other people

candyfluff Fri 24-Jul-09 19:48:30


candyfluff Fri 24-Jul-09 20:08:53

can i really be the only one ?

candyfluff Sat 25-Jul-09 16:41:45


candyfluff Sun 26-Jul-09 16:55:50

im quite shocked to be the only one -what a freak i am

breathingwise Sun 26-Jul-09 19:04:58

You are not alone. 6-10% of the population have chronic hyperventilation to some degree. It is extremely common and extremely confusing. See

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