Heart Disease Community
Can't sleep on left side
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to angina, angioplasty, arrhythmia, bypass surgery, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, defibrillator, heart attack, heart disease, mitral valve, pacemaker, PAD, stenosis, and stress tests.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Can't sleep on left side

My husband had triple bypass surgery 14 months ago.  He is unable to lay or sleep on his left side because he can't breath.  He is also experiencing shortness of breath and chest pressure although the Cardiologist said nothing is wrong with his heart.  Anyone experiencing this?
Related Discussions
Avatar_n_tn
I cannot sleep either side and The Dr. telling me nothing wrong with my heart. I have sleep apnea. It is my opinion that becuse of sleep-apnea my blood-oxygen level drops during sleep creating more work for my heart. You check to see wheter or not you have sleep apnea.
Good luck
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
MickDamphousse commented on When Your Cold Is Not...
14 hrs ago
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled commented on Important Factors Typ...
22 hrs ago
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Valkry commented on Important Factors Typ...
Oct 23
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank