Horizontal body positions are trickier for the heart to navigate when pumping blood to an already high pressured body.
4. Sleeping Troubles
Persons who suffer from heart disease often wake up gasping for air as oxygen levels dramatically decrease when they lie down. Fluid tends to build up around the lungs, chest area and surrounding tissue causing you to feel shortness of breath.Your doctor should be able to shed more light on whether you do indeed have heart disease and need treatment.