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I'm breathing into a bag, or after exercise why is the rate (breath holding) slower?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics
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In brief: Breathing

The accumulated carbon dioxide in the bag can influence the breathing center in you brain, causing you to breath slower

In brief: Breathing

The accumulated carbon dioxide in the bag can influence the breathing center in you brain, causing you to breath slower
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