"Did you know" these facts about the "Human body?"
11% of people are left handed.
Unless food is mixed with saliva you can't taste it.
The average person falls asleep in 7 minutes.
8% of people have an extra rib.
The smallest bones in the human body are found in your ear.
That you burn more calories eating celery than it contains
(the more you eat the thinner you become).
All the blinking in one day equates to having your eyes closed for 30 minutes.
Your foot has 26 bones in it.
The average human brain contains around 78% water.
A 1/4 of your bones are in your feet.
Your tongue is the fastest healing part of your body.
A 1 minute kiss burns 26 calories.
You burn more calories sleeping than watching TV.
An average person will spend 25 years asleep.
The most common mental illnesses are anxiety and depression.
Your skin is the largest organ making up the human body.
The thyroid bone in your throat is the only bone in your body
not attached to any other.
Your most sensitive finger is your index finger (closest to your thumb).
The human body of a 70 kg person contains 0.2mg of gold.
Women blink twice as much as men.
Household dust is made of dead skin cells.
You take over 23,000 breaths everyday.
Your foot and your forearm are the same length.
You burn more calories sleeping than watching television.
56% of typing is completed by your left hand.
Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete.
More people are allergic to cows milk than any other food.
Your mouth produces 1 litre of saliva a day.
Your head contains 22 bones.
If your DNA was stretched out it would reach to the moon 6,000 times.
Everyone has a unique tongue print.
You begin to feel thirsty when your body losses 1% of water.
Hiccups usually lasts for 5 minutes
Not all your taste buds are on our tongue..10% are on the insides of you cheeks.
Your most active muscles are in your eye.
Your liver has over 500 functions.
Your brain uses 25% of all the oxygen your breathe.
Horses have 18 more bones than humans.
When recognizing a persons face you use the right side of your brain.
The human body contains 96,000km (59,650miles) of blood vessels.
The hydrochloric acid found in your stomach is strong
enough to dissolve a nail.
On average you blink 25,000 a day.
Men have 10% more red blood cells than women.
You have fewer muscles than a caterpillar
When your face blushes so does your stomach lining.