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  • n  an increased depth and rate of breathing greater than demanded by the body needs; can cause dizziness and tingling of the fingers and toes and chest pain if continued

  • Most of them are not grave; fainting, dizziness and hyperventilation are the most frequent complaints.
  • Or that the popularity of both these trademark looks, along with her cool-girl accessories (which have been known to cause hyperventilation in certain circles), prompted the Gucci .
  • Symptoms: Palpitations; chest pain; shortness of breath; hyperventilation.
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  • A disconnected healthcare system adds to costs of treating sickest kids
    Katie Doderer is a very poised 15-year-old with short blond hair and a wide smile. She's a straight A student who loves singing, dancing and performing in musicals. This could be considered something of a miracle. "I have a complex medical condition known as congenital central hyperventilation – blah — syndrome. CCHS," Katie explains, stumbling […]
    Aug. 26, 2013 - MedCity News

  • Kevin Rudd in The Australian
    Asked whether he agreed with Mr Beattie's criticism of the AFP as keystone cops, Mr Rudd said: "No, I don't." "When it comes to Mr Howard's and Mr Downer's hyperventilation on this, I just say I make a call on behalf of the Opposition in this...
  • Donald Rumsfeld in CNN International
    In a news conference in February 2002, Rumsfeld called complaints about how the United States treats its prisoners nothing more than "isolated pockets of international hyperventilation."
  • Karl Rove in New York Times
    Mr. Rove called Mr. Obama's declaration on restoring scientific integrity "simply hyperbole and hyperventilation," and he disputed Mr. Waxman's accusation on climate change, saying the Bush White House "put more money into global climate...

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