FACTS ABOUT OUR BODY
Breathing generates about 0.6g of CO2 every minute.

On average, you breathe 23,000 times a day.

The adult human body has 206 bones.

The human head contains 22 bones.

Human newborns have over 270 bones

It is impossible to sneeze and keep one’s eyes open at the same time.

On average, you speak almost 5,000 words a day.

Our heart beats 101,000 times a day. During our lifetime it will beat about 3 billion times and pump about 400 million litres of blood.

Men loose about 40 hairs a day. Women loose about 70 hairs a day.

Our finger nails grow at 1 nanometre per second (0.000 000 001 m/s).

Our middle finger nail grows the fastest.

Fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails.

Approximately two-thirds of a person’s body weight is water. Blood is 92% water. The brain is 75% water and muscles are 75% water.


Approximately two-thirds of a person’s body weight is water. Blood is 92% water. The brain is 75% water and muscles are 75% water.

We actually do not see with our eyes – we see with our brains. The eyes basically are the cameras of the brain.

About 13% of human population are left-handed