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It may seem like texting friends or checking your Facebook page is so automatic you don't think about it. Breathing really is like that. It is an involuntary reflex. No breathing, no oxygen and the body starts shutting down. Diseases like lung cancer and asthma compromise the body’s ability to get oxygen, and Respiratory Therapists work with doctors and other health care professionals to help people breathe and get more oxygen into their systems.

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