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Why do doctors tell me that I have heart and lungs of a healthy 50 year old ?

I'm 75, why do doctors tell me that I have the heart and lungs of a healthy 50 year old ? I have smoked for over 61 years. Nearly all of my relatives were smokers and lived well into their 80s and 90s. None ever died of a Smoking Related Illness .
Wed, 16 Dec 2009
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he is just trying to be nice to you....would you rather a nice doctor or a not nice doctor????
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