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the respiratory system and energy metabolism

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
System: The two systems work together and require each other to function. If they weren't connected, symmetry and coordination wouldn't be effective.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Turin
7 years experience General Practice
Energy transport: The respiratory system provides oxygen for your cells to carry out oxidative energy-forming processes while simultaneously expelling carbon dioxide wa ... Read More
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Dr. David Malpass
33 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
It's complicated: Good question, but too complicated to answer in 400 characters or less. Consider taking a class or reading a book on human physiology. https://www.cou ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Give you O2: Without oxygen you are dead in 40 secunds.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weintraub
36 years experience Pulmonology
Exchange gases: The lungs are the major organs of your respiratory system. When you breath in, you take oxygen in through your lungs and when you breath out, you expe ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Elton
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Lung prevention: the most important thing you can do is to not smoke .
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
27 years experience Pulmonology
Breathing: The respiratory system consists of all organs in the body related to breathing including the nose, mouth, trachea and lungs. All four of these are es ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Isolators: As above. You can also use facemask.
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Dr. Alvaro Aranda
35 years experience Pulmonology
The lungs: The respiratory system starts at the nose; tthis is the airwa or series of tubes that deliver the oxygen to the lungs in the lungs at the alveoli gas ... Read More
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Dr. Hanford Brace
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Yes and no: Many people live in dusty conditions (mild) for considerable time with no apparent distress. Others may develop mild to severe allergies. Dust conta ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: The same thing as it does in everyone else. Provision of oxygen and elimination of carbon dioxide.
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