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Is it true that as you get old, you breathe a lot slower?

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In brief: No

You breathe at whatever rate and volume you need to remove carbon dioxide from the blood.

In brief: No

You breathe at whatever rate and volume you need to remove carbon dioxide from the blood.
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Dr. Mathew Chengot
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Yes

Called slowing down.Seriously it could be a myth.

In brief: Yes

Called slowing down.Seriously it could be a myth.
Dr. Mathew Chengot
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