What causes back pain when breathing and (more importantly) what can you do about it?
You’re getting ready to relax after a long day when *yawn* OUCH!!!! Your deep breath caused a sharp pain in your back. You take another deep breath and sure enough, it’s still there.
Back pain when breathing is sometimes nothing more than a short-lived twinge, but what happens when it’s a nagging pain that won’t go away? Could it be something serious? Is something wrong with your lungs or heart?
Read on to discover the top causes for back pain when breathing and what you can do about it (and when to see a doctor!).