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Hi, 31/m/white/5'10/160lbs/eat healthy/exercise regularly

10 years ago noticed cold tingling in my chest when I ran.

5 years ago I had a pain near my heart area that lasted 1 year and went away. All the while breathing issue got worse little by little.

3 years ago I started passing out when I was sick, tore a ligament, had a wisdom tooth out, etc. I have passed about 10 times in my life, 6 of which were in the last 2-3 years.

When I pass out, I know about 20 seconds before. It's like a feeling of lack of blood to my heart and my heart beat goes slow. (Maybe Vaso Vagal response?)

My main thing is breathing. Just to give perspective, I had the life guard come up to me to ask if I am OK because I took so many breaks each lap. If I run too much I feel a tingly cold feeling.

TESTS: I have had CT scan of my brain/chest, MRI of my brain/chest, multiple X-rays of my chest, EKG, EEG, Excersise stress test, Spirometry (blow into a thing), Blood tests, Thyroid test results come this week.

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replied January 14th, 2017
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. If your labs are clear then it needs supportive care. anxiety and panic attacks can explain this all. Talk to a psychotherapist and let them help.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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