10 Interesting Medical Facts of Human Body

10 Interesting Medical Facts of Human Body

  1. The average red blood cell lives for 120 days.
  2. Nerve Impulses travel at over 400 km/hr (249 mi/hr).
  3. A sneeze generates a wind of 166 km/hr (100 mi/hr), and a cough moves out at 100 km/hr (60 mi/hr).
  4. Our heart beats around 100,00 times every day or about 30 million times in a year.
  5. Our blood is on a 60,000-mile journey per day.
  6. When we touch something, we send a message to our brain at 124 mph
  7. It’s impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
  8. Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
  9. Humans and dolphins are the only species that have sex for pleasure.
  10. Our Brain has over 100 billion nerve cells.

Ref: http://www.medindia.net/facts/?alpha=&page=5

 

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