I've had this hacking dry cough for 3-4 weeks now and it started getting worse a few days ago. When I breathe in too deeply my chest/lungs tighten and the cough hurts. When I breathe the air feels very cold. What could this be? I don't cough up anything, it just won't go away. It all started when I was eating and a friend made me laugh and I sucked the food in wrong- is it possible to get food in your lung? I also have pains in my neck and back- is it connected?
Get it checked out; You could've asperated(spelling) food into your lungs. Like, when you choke on ur spit, it's because the flap inside ur broncho thingie (sorry not a doctor) that seperates air and food (lung and stomache) so it can hurt and it can even feel like ur drowning.... GET IT CHECKED OUT.
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