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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Between birth and death, the human body goes from having 300 bones, to just 206.
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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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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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50,000 cells in your body died and were replaced by new ones while you were reading this sentence.
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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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When you blush, your stomach also turns red.
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The human nose can detect about 1 trillion smells.
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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 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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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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An adult person performs around 23,000 inhalations and exhalations a day.
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Teeth are the only part of the human body which cannot heal themselves.
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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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All people have two kidneys, but only one is necessary to live.
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Blood makes up about 8 percent of your total body weight.

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