• Barely Breathing Barely Breathing
    August 09, 2009
    Pain in upper back and lungs
    Barely Breathing Barely Breathing
    August 09, 2009

    I have had severe pain in my left shoulder blade, enough to keep me from sleeping well. I have noticed a tingling above the shoulder blade, and when it is really bad I have numbness down my right arm. I also now have upper back pain. I describe it as "feeling my lungs in my back" when I breathe. It is a constant dull pain. What could it be?




  • Cristy Horton August 12, 2009
    Cristy Horton
    August 12, 2009
    I am not a doctors so all I can do is tell you what happen to me. I was having upper back and chest pain. It hurt so bad that I could not sleep. Then the pain was getting sharp. Finally my husband said I think it is your asthma. I went to the doctor and it was my asthma. The doctor treated me and it has never got that bad again. As soon as notice all the signs that happen before the upper back pain kicks in, I do a neb treatment. READ MORE
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