Interesting Human Body Facts

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October 13th, 2007, 10:34 am #1

Interesting Human Body Facts

Some very interesting stuff here---


- A full bladder is roughly the size of a soft ball.

- It takes the food seven seconds to get from your mouth to y our stomach.

- One human hair can support 3 kg.

- Human thighbones are stronger than concrete.

- The attachment of human muscles to skin is what causes dimples.

-Your thumb is the same length of your nose.

- 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 without hair on their 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.


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October 13th, 2007, 1:03 pm #2

OK, How many people reading tried to hold their thumbs up by their noses to see if they are the same length? How many got out a ruler? :haha:

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October 13th, 2007, 1:13 pm #3

I was appalled by just looking at my thumb. I have long fingers to begin with. :lol:
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October 14th, 2007, 4:04 am #4

some of these are amazing to read ........... like the earwax secretion - never would have thought of that! or that hair can hold so much although i knew it was strong! thanks for sharing these!
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October 14th, 2007, 7:02 am #5

That was personal and amazing to me of all the facts.
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October 14th, 2007, 2:07 pm #6

sigh, i had to go back and test the thumb nose one lol
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October 14th, 2007, 2:11 pm #7

O thou of little faith. And now you are appalled too? :lol:
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November 11th, 2007, 11:08 pm #8

wrote:O thou of little faith. And now you are appalled too? laugh.gif
of course!
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