Friday, October 24, 2014
Wednesday, September 09, 2009 Rosa, Community Member, asks

Q: Shortness of breath and numbness in his left arm yesterday ...what can it be????

My boyfriend had shortness of breath and numbness in his left arm yesterday and thought it's b/c he might have High Blood of today, the numbness in his left arm has almost gone away.....what can these symptoms be????

Answer This
Answers (1)
Lisa Nelson, Health Pro
9/ 9/09 3:00pm

Hi Rosa,


I recommend your boyfriend contact his physician for an evaluation, to discuss the symptoms he experienced and determine the cause.


Here is a link to information on the signs/symptoms of a heart attack:


All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

7 Natural Ways to Lower Blood Pressure

Answer This

We hope you find this general health information helpful. Please note however, that this Q&A is meant to support not replace the professional medical advice you receive from your doctor. No information in the Answers above is intended to diagnose or treat any condition. The views expressed in the Answers above belong to the individuals who posted them and do not necessarily reflect the views of Remedy Health Media. Remedy Health Media does not review or edit content posted by our community members, but reserves the right to remove any material it deems inappropriate.

By Rosa, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/22/10, First Published: 09/09/09