Palliative care - shortness of breath

Dyspnea - end-of-life; Hospice care - shortness of breath

Someone who is very ill may have trouble breathing or feel as if they are not getting enough air. This condition is called shortness of breath. The medical term for this is dyspnea.

Palliative Care

When You Have Shortness of Breath

What You Might Feel When You are Short of Breath

How to Help Yourself

When to Call the Doctor