Shortness of Breath

Shortness of breath is probably the most distressing of all symptoms. It is felt when the effort required for breathing is out of proportion to the physical work being done at the time. Some people have to work really hard to breathe, even to the point of becoming quite exhausted. Life Alert can give you a peace of mind and get you the help that you need even if you cannot reach a phone. By just pressing a single button you know that help is always there when you need it.

Shortness of breath can be caused by a whole range of conditions, heart failure, pneumonia, lung clots, asthma and stress to name a few.

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