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20 Facts About The Human Body That Will Blow Your Mind!

Posted by: on Feb 12, 2015 | No Comments

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The human body is definitely unique. Today I complied a list of 20 mind blowing facts. This list could be over 100 facts but we can revisit this fun topic again in the near future. Drum roll……

 

 20 Facts About The Human Body That Will Blow Your Mind!

1. Approximately 50,000 cells in your body will die and be replaced with new cells during the time it takes you to read this sentence. We make a new skeleton every three months and a new layer of skin every month.

2. There’s something unique about all of us, and it’s not just your fingerprint. Every human has a unique tongue print, too.3. Every square inch of your skin contains 20 feet of blood vessels, 4 yards of nerve fibers, 1,300 nerve cells, 100 sweat glands, and 3 million cells.

4. In one hour, your heart produces enough energy to raise a ton of steel 3 feet off the ground.
5. The human brain can read up to 1,000 words per month.

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6. In 30 minutes the human body can produce enough heat to bring a gallon of water to a boil.
7. A fetus acquires fingerprints at the age of three months.
8. A sneeze can exceed the speed of 100 mph.

9. Your skin is an organ.

10.According to German researchers, the risk of heart attack is higher on Monday than any other day of the week.

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11. After spending hours working at a computer display, look at a blank piece of white paper. It will probably appear pink.

12. An average human drinks about 16,000 gallons of water in a lifetime.
13. The nose can remember 50,000 different scents.
14. Every 30 minutes, 300 million cells in your body die.
15. This could be possible but mind-boggling, but you can you could remove your stomach, your spleen, one kidney, 80% of the intestines and 75% of the liver and still be able to live! WOW!

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16. Your tongue prints are just as unique as your fingerprints!
17. The only reason the acid in your stomach doesn’t eat right through your body is because the stomach cells are renewed faster than they are destroyed.
18. A human head remains conscious for approximately 15 seconds after it has been decapitated.
19. We have no sense of smell when we are sleeping.
20. Sleeping less than 7 hours a night lowers your life expectancy.

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