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What factors influence lung volume and capacities?
Several factors affect lung volumes; some can be controlled and some cannot. Lung volumes vary with different people as follows: Larger volumes Smaller volumes taller people shorter people non-smokers smokers people who live at higher altitudes people who live at lower
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Several factors affect lung volumes; some can be controlled and some cannot. Lung volumes vary with different people as follows:
Larger volumes Smaller volumes
taller people shorter people
non-smokers smokers
people who live at higher altitudes people who live at lower altitudes

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