Breathing problems during cold weather can have various causes, just like most other symptoms. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose breathing problems during cold weather, we could:
Does cold weather cause breathing problems?
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ Yes, it is slightly more difficult to breathe
→ Yes, I have noticeable breathing difficulty
→ Yes, severe breathing problems
Cold, damp weather can aggravate bronchitis.
Asthma attacks are usually triggered by the body's response to an allergy, but inhaling cold air can also trigger bronchospasms.