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Fun Facts about Human Body

14-11-2013

Did you know?

*we sneeze with a speed of 100 mph

*we cough with a speed of 60 mph

*women have a better sense of smell

*if the inner surface of the lungs could be stretched out flat,they would measure around 80-100 sq meters-about the size of of halt of the tennis court

*wer can not sneeze with eyes open

*we can live without food for about 20 days bot without water for only 3-4 days

*facial hair grows faster than any oter hair on the body

*Lifespan of a human hair is 3-7 years on average

*the lenght of human small intestine is 4 times as long as the average adult is tall

*acid in our stomach is strong enough to dissolve razorblades -please don't try !!!

*we get new stomach lining every 3-4 days

*womens heart beats faster than men's

*the diameter of aorta is almost the same as garden hose

*we are about 1 cm taller in the morning than at night

*we shed and regrow outer skin cells about every 27 days

*our liver can regenerate from only 25% of its tissue mass