Human body Facts

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Looking for amazing facts and informations about Human body? Below you can discover sixteen curiosities that are real, even if they are weird or funny, so please make sure to vote what you think is interesting!

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Researches have found that flossing your teeth can help your memory. Flossing prevents gum disease, which prevents stiff blood vessels, which cause memory issues.
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Like Wolverine, the liver is the only organ that can completely regenerate. As little as 25% of the original liver mass can regenerate back to its full size.
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Between birth and death, the human body goes from having 300 bones, to just 206.
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Our eyes remain the same size as they were at birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
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It would take about 1.2 million mosquito bites to drain all the blood from your body.
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The human nose can detect about 1 trillion smells.
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50,000 cells in your body died and were replaced by new ones while you were reading this sentence.
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All people have two kidneys, but only one is necessary to live.
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Human tongue is made up of eight interwoven muscles, similar in structure to an elephant’s trunk or an octopus’s tentacle.
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An adult person performs around 23,000 inhalations and exhalations a day.
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The average person produces enough saliva in their lifetime to fill two swimming pools.
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It’s possible to brush your teeth too aggressively. Doing so can wear down enamel and make teeth sensitive to hot and cold foods.
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Teeth are the only part of the human body which cannot heal themselves.
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Pigs are actually very similar to humans and their genetic makeup is very close to ours. Because of this, stem cells from pigs are used by scientists and researchers to find cures for human diseases.
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Blood makes up about 8 percent of your total body weight.
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When you blush, your stomach also turns red.

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The Buddha commonly depicted in statues and pictures is a different person entirely. The real Buddha was actually incredibly skinny because of self-deprivation.