The New Pope Only Has One Lung

Jorge Mario Bergoglio

Photo: Vatican

Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the new pope, Pope Francis I only has one lung.He had an infection as a teenager and had to have his lung removed, the AP reports.

The 76 year-old pope is slowing with age, according to the AP, and feeling the effects of only having one lung.

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