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Monday, May 12, 2008

FACTS ABOUT OUR BODIES

  • The largest cell in the human body is the female egg and the smallest is the male sperm.
  • A full bladder is roughly the size of a soft ball It takes food seven seconds to get from your mouth to your stomach.
  • One human hair can support 3kg.
  • Human thighbones are stronger than concrete.
  • The attachment of human muscles to skin is what causes dimples.
  • The average man's penis is three times the length of his thumb.
  • A woman's heart beats faster than a man's.
  • If the average male never shaved, his beard would be 13 feet long when he died.
  • Men with hairless chests are more likely to get cirrhosis of the liver than men with hair.
  • There are about one trillion bacteria on each of your feet.
  • Side by side, 2000 cells from the human body could cover about one square inch.
  • Women blink twice as much as men.
  • The average person's skin weighs twice as much as their brain.
  • When you are looking at someone you love, your pupils dilate... they do the same when you are looking at someone you hate!
  • It takes twice as long to lose new muscle if you stop working out than it did to gain it.
  • You're ears secrete more earwax when you are afraid than when you aren't.
  • Your body uses 300 muscles to balance itself when you are standing still.
  • If saliva cannot dissolve something, you cannot taste it.
  • The average woman is 5 inches shorter than the average man.

2 comments:

john b said...

Cool facts! Thanks for sharing! :)

Vanessa D. Alexander said...

Interesting. Haven't been here in awhile. How are ya?