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abousoun 02-21-2007 05:31 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/img101.jpg A hard working adult sweats up to 4 gallons per day. Most of the sweat evaporates before a person realises it's there.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/103.gif At birth we have over 300 bones. As we grow up, some of the bones begin to fuse together as a result an adult has only 206 bones.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/104.gif The human hand has 27 bones.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/107.gif The femur/thigh bone is the longest bone in our body, it is about a quarter of ones height.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/108.gif The human body has 230 movable and semi- movable joints

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/109.gif Our Brain has over 100 billion nerve cells.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/110.gif The human skull is made up of 29 different bones.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/111.gif A newborn babys brain grows almost 3 times during the first year of life.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/112.gif The left side of human brain controls the right side of the body and the right side of the brain controls the left side of the body.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/113.gif The length of human blood vessel is such that it circles the globe 2 times.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/116.gif The human heart beats 30 million times a year.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/117.gif 80 hairs are likely to fall every day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/118.gif The muscles of the eye move more than 100,000 times a day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/119.gif We breathe 13 pints of air every minute.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/120.gif Human skin has a tendency to shed 40 pounds of skin in lifetime.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/121.gif Human kidneys have about 1 million nephrons that filters out liquids and wastes.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/122.gif Our heart beats around 100,00 times every day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/123.gif Human blood is on a 60,000mile journey.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/124.gif Fingernails contain keratin and they seem to be strongest component in the human body.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/125.gif The human skin contains 45 miles of nerves.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...

abousoun 02-22-2007 04:34 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/126.gif Most people blink about 25 times per minute.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/127.gif For every 2 weeks, the human stomach produces new layer of mucous lining, otherwise the stomach will digest itself.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/128.gif An average of 17 muscles contracts for a smile.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/129.gif Every person has a unique tongue print.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/130.gif A sneeze moves out of our mouth at a speed of 100 meters per hour.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/131.gif An average human eye blinks about 6,205, 000 times.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/132.gif The tooth is the only part of the human body that cannot heal and repair by its own.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/133.gif In one square inch of skin there are 4 yards of nerve fibers.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/134.gif The human eye has the ability to distinguish about 1 million color surfaces.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/135.gif A square inch of skin has 100 sweat glands.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/138.gif The human ear can distinguish between hundreds of thousands of different sounds.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/141.gif On an average the human scalp has about 100,000 hairs.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/142.gif Nails of toes or fingers take about 6 months to grow from base to tip.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/144.gif On an average an individual produces human being consumes about 500 kg of food per year.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/145.gif The adult human brain is about 2 % of total body weight.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/146.gif On an average 1.7 liters of saliva produces each day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/148.gif The human body consists of over 600 muscles.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/149.gif As we get older, the brain loses almost one gram per year.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...

abousoun 02-24-2007 10:20 AM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/150.gif Oesophagus/or food pipe, which is the passage for the food we eat to the stomach, is approximately 25 cm long.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/151.gif A square inch of skin consists of three yards of blood vessel.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/152.gif There are about 13, 500,00 neurons in the human spinal cord.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/153.gif The human tongue has 10,000 taste buds.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/154.gif The cells of taste buds are constantly being renewed, roughly on every ten hours.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/155.gif An average human head weighs about 8 pounds.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/156.gif Our eyes are always the same size from birth, unlike our nose and ears.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/157.gif The human body is composed of 80 percent of water.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/158.gif The human eyeball is 24.5 mm long.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/159.gif The total weight of skin in an average human adult is 61 pounds

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/160.gif Taste buds are present inside the mouth and also at the roof of the mouth.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/161.gif The human spinal cord is 45 cm long in men and 43 cm long in women.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/162.gif The weight of human cerebellum is 150g.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/163.gif The strongest muscles of the human body are masseters, which are present on either side of the mouth.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/164.gif The human liver performs 500 different functions.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/165.gif The heart muscles will stop working only when we die.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/166.gif Children have more sensitive ears than adults.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/167.gif Shivering is a way of trying to keep our body warm.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/168.gif Humans have the ability to distinguish 4,000 to 10, 000 smells.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/169.gif Every hour, the human eye can process 36,000 bits of information.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...

Tawa 02-24-2007 11:06 AM

Re: Wierd Medical Facts !!!
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by abousoun
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/img47.jpg The average human head weighs about 10 pounds.

Quote:

Originally Posted by abousoun
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/155.gif An average human head weighs about 8 pounds.


Fi tanaqood bel ma3loomeit ya Dr. abousounO_o

abousoun 02-24-2007 11:45 AM

Re: Wierd Medical Facts !!!
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Tawa
Fi tanaqood bel ma3loomeit ya Dr. abousoun

ma tez3al ya Tawa el average bein 8 - 10 pounds ... w el range fi ykoun bein 5 - 20 pounds ...
and don't forget the word "about" before 8 and 10 pounds ...
nothing is 100% accurate, you can make a study and analyze different people and came with another average but it won't be far from this ...

Thank You ...

abousoun 02-25-2007 12:47 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/170.gif Nails and corneas are the only two tissues in the body that do not receive oxygen from blood.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/171.gif The length of the finger indicates how fast the nail grows. The nail of the middle finger grows faster than others.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/172.gif The human ears best hear in the frequency of 1,000 to 5,000 hertz.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/174.gif When the sounds are above 130 decibels, it causes pain to the ears.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/175.gif There are around 100 receptors in each of our fingertips.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/177.gif The middle part of the back is the least sensitive part of our body.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/178.gif Children have better sense of smell than adults.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/180.gif After death, the body starts to dry out creating an illusion that the nails and hairs are growing even after death.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/184.gif The base of the spinal cord has a cluster of nerves, which are most sensitive.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/186.gif When we reach 60 years of life, we lose 50 % of our taste buds.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/188.gif Platelets, which are one of the constituents of the blood is produced at the rate of 200 billion per day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/189.gif The sense of taste is the weakest of the five senses.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...

Tawa 02-25-2007 01:05 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by abousoun
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/172.gif The human ears best hear in the frequency of 1,000 to 5,000 hertz.

Man, I Read In My Physics Book That The Human Ears Can Hear In The Frequency of 20 Hz to 20 000 Hz O_o...

Battalet 2a3rif Min Baddeh Saddi2 Ya Zalameh...

Thanks For The Other Informations Man, Really Really Interesting...

abousoun 02-25-2007 02:31 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Tawa
Man, I Read In My Physics Book That The Human Ears Can Hear In The Frequency of 20 Hz to 20 000 Hz O_o...

Battalet 2a3rif Min Baddeh Saddi2 Ya Zalameh...

Thanks For The Other Informations Man, Really Really Interesting...

No Tawa you are absolutely right ... the human ears hear in the frequency of 20 to 20 000 Hz ... and best at 3000 Hz as i remember ...

i think they meant human ears hear best between that range ... so i'll correct it ...

Thanks for the notice ... and it's nice to see someone is interested ...

Thank You ...

abousoun 02-26-2007 05:52 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/190.gif Humans have the ability to differentiate about 10, 000 odour.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/191.gif It takes time for the newborn baby to learn to turn the pictures right side up, as it sees the world upside down in the beginning.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/192.gif If human sense of smell is affected, sense of taste is also affected as the brain interprets signals from the nose and tongue.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/193.gif There are around 1,200,000 optic fibers in the human eye.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/196.gif Color blind people find it hard to distinguish colors like green and red.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/201.gif The liver is the largest and heaviest internal organ of the body and weighs about 1.6 kilos.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/202.gif In the womb, the babys body is covered by a thin layer of hair but as soon as the baby is born it disappears.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/203.gif At birth every one is color blind.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/204.gif Babies crawl to an average of 200 m a day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/209.gif On an average, a persons left hand does 56 % of typing.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...

abousoun 02-27-2007 05:42 PM

Re: Weird Medical Facts !!!
 
http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/213.gif The palms of the hands and soles of the feet contain more sweat glands than other parts of the body.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/214.gif 10 % of men and 8 % of women are left-handed.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/216.gif An average human body contains enough amount of fat to make seven bars of soap.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/217.gif The human body releases growth hormones during sleep.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/219.gif The thighbone is so strong that it withstands the axial load of about 1600-1800 kilos.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/227.gif The average life span of a sperm is about 36 hours.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/228.gif The life span of an ovule is about 12 - 24 hours.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/229.gif Only one person in two billion will live for more than 115 years of life.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/230.gif On an average, we speak about 5,000 words per day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/231.gif Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/235.gif Hair is the fastest growing tissue in the body, the next being bone marrow.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/236.gif On an average, in an adult scalp 35m of hair fiber is produced every day.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/237.gif An average scalp has 100,000 hairs.

http://www.medindia.net/facts/images/239.gif The life span of hair is two to seven years.

To Be Continued ...

Thank You ...


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