Interestings Health Facts

September 4, 2016 0 Comments

Here are some interesting health facts:

  • Women have a better sense of smell than men.


  • Each person has about 4 pounds of bacteria living inside of his/her body.


  • A human record of staying awake is 11 days.


  • The largest cell in the human body is the female egg and the smallest is the male sperm.


  • Women blink about twice as often as men.


  • The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.


  • You have no sense of smell when you’re sleeping.


  • When a person dies, hearing is usually the last sense to go.


  • A sneeze can travel up to 100 mph.


  • Cussing could be good for your health because it is cathartic.

  • Dogs can sense cancer and low blood sugar.


  • Sex burns about 360 calories per hour.


  • By weight, Bone is five times stronger than steel.


  • Smokers get ten times more wrinkles than non-smokers.


  • One or two alcohol drinks a day can be anti-inflammatory.


  • Scientists estimate that laughing 100 times is equivalent to a 10-minute workout on a rowing machine.


  • A man’s beard grows fastest when he anticipates sex.


  • The body replaces 1 billion cells ever hour.


  • The male fetus is capable of attaining an erection during the last trimester.


  • Coughing can cause air to move through your windpipe faster than the speed of sound – over a thousand feet per second!


  • After age 30, the brain begins to lose about 50,000 neurons per day – shrinking the brain .25% each year.


  • Panophobia is the fear of everything.


  • Motorists who talk on cell phones are more impaired than drunk drivers with blood-alcohol levels exceeding .08!


  • Most lipstick contains fish scales.


  • Most dreams last only 5 to 20 minutes.


  • Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different!


  • If your stomach didn’t produce a new layer of mucous every two weeks, it would digest itself.


  • If you are bitten by a poisonous snake, and fail to receive medical attention, you still have a 50% chance of survival.


  • Human teeth are almost as hard as rocks!


  • Scientists say the higher your I.Q. The more you dream.


  • It is not possible to sneeze with your eyes open.


  • Kissing can reduce tooth decay.


  • About 10% of the world’s population is left-handed.


  • Lack of sleep can reduce your ability to fight infections.


  • The first contraceptive was crocodile dung, used by Egyptians in 2000 B.C.


  • Listening to music is good for digestion.

  • There are about 60,000 miles of blood vessels in the human body.


  • If your liver stopped working, you’d die within 24 hours.


  • Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.


  • Human hair and fingernails continue to grow after death.

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