Fascinating Facts About The Human Body

The Right Lung Is Bigger Than The Left Lung

#15 The Right Lung Is Bigger Than The Left Lung

Who would have thought that a person’s lungs size could be different? Human lungs are located right below the rib cage and above the diaphragm. They act as a waste management system for the human body.

The right lung is a bit wider but also shorter than the left lung. It is shorter as to give space to the liver right beneath it and the left lung is narrower to make space for the heart. Interestingly, a man’s lungs hold more air than that of a woman’s.

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