Human Body Facts

Human Body Facts: Homosexuals are 39% more likely to be left-handed.


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Human Body Fact: The feeling of Certainty can be triggered without the need for facts or reasoning, using electric stimulation over a specific part of the brain.


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Facts about Human Body: In 1849, David Atchison became President of the United States for just one day, and he spent most of the day sleeping.


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Fact about Human Body: Later school start times improve sleep and daytime functioning in adolescents, a study says.


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Human Body Information: 40% of schizophrenics are left-handed, despite being only 10% of the world's population.


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Information about Human Body: Your body has enough iron in it to make a metal nail 3 inches long.


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Human Body Facts: Breastfeeding a baby may reduce by 22% a woman's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a study says.


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Human Body Fact: Researched have successfully used the game TETRIS to treat 'lazy eye' in adults.


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Facts about Human Body: An experiment in 1998 found that a bright light shone on the backs of human knees can reset the brain's sleep-wake clock.


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Fact about Human Body: Long-term mobile phone use significantly increases the risk of brain tumours, a study found.


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Human Body Information: Ears and Nose never stop growing.


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Information about Human Body: There are more left-handed people with IQs over 140 than right-handed people, a study found.


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Human Body Facts: Only one half of a dolphin's brain goes to sleep at a time.


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Human Body Fact: The pathologist who made Einstein body's autopsy stole his brain and kept it in a jar for 20 years.


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Facts about Human Body: A baby was born in 2005 with a conjoined head that had no body. The head could blink and smile.


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Fact about Human Body: Having excessive body hair is linked to higher intellect.


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Human Body Information: An adult human being is made up of around 7,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 atoms.


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Information about Human Body: A baby is born on its predicted due date just 4% of the time.


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Human Body Facts: Your heart beats over 100,000 times per day.


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Human Body Fact: New Brain Connections Are Created Every Time You Form a Memory.


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Facts about Human Body: During pregnancy, if the mother suffers organ damage, the baby in the womb sends stem cells to repair the damaged organ.


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Fact about Human Body: More than 100,000 babies are born addicted to cocaine each year in the U.S., due to their mothers' use of the drug during pregnancy.


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Human Body Information: From birth to toilet training, a baby goes through an average of 8000 diaper changes.


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Information about Human Body: 10% of the world's population is left-handed.


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Human Body Facts: Forgetting is good for the brain: deleting unnecessary information helps the nervous system retain its plasticity.


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Human Body Fact: Violent homes have the same effect on children's brains as combat on soldiers.


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Facts about Human Body: The chemical elements that make up your body are worth around US$160.


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Fact about Human Body: The human brain has the same consistency as tofu.


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Human Body Information: Every day, your heart creates enough energy to drive a truck for 20 miles (32 km).


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Information about Human Body: Babies are born with self-awareness which allows them to differentiate their bodies from other people's.


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Human Body Facts: The brain releases so much dopamine during orgasms that a brain scan resembles that of someone on heroin.


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Human Body Fact: Half our brains can be removed by surgery with no apparent effect on personality or memory.


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Facts about Human Body: Babies are born with no bacteria in their bodies.


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Fact about Human Body: It is impossible to sneeze with the eyes open.


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Human Body Information: We all have tiny mites living in our eyelashes.


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Information about Human Body: Babies have three times as many taste buds as adults.


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