What does cilia do in your lungs?

Answer Your lungs are constantly bombarded with materials that make breathing more difficult. These materials include dust, bacteria, and mucous that is produced in the lungs. The cilia's job is to beat u... Read More »

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I slept in front of a dusty fan last night. Now my lungs hurt. Could the pain in my lungs be from the fan?

You'll be okay just for laughs go to the doc and ask him but yea it happens sometimes by accident. GL!!!😄

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How big are your lungs?

The size of a human lung is expressed as total lung capacity. Each person's total lung capacity varies based on factors such as weight, gender, age and fitness. However, the average adult's total l... Read More »

How big are lungs?

Human lungs are about 10 inches to 12 inches in length. They are shaped roughly like cones, meaning they are tapered at the top and wider at the bottom. The size of the right lung is slightly bigge... Read More »