South Beach Diet - Fun Facts for Hump day!




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little grasshopper
07-26-2006, 08:54 AM
I thought you guys might enjoy these...

50,000 of the cells in your body will die and be replaced with :new cells, all while you have been reading this sentence! :

In one hour, your heart works hard enough to produce the equivalent energy to raise almost 1 ton of weight 1 yard off :the ground. :

Scientists have counted over 500 different liver functions. :

In 1 square inch of skin there lies 4 yards of nerve fibers, 1300 nerve cells, 100 sweat glands, 3 million cells, and 3 yards of blood vessels. :

There are 45 miles of nerves in the skin of a human being.

In a year, a person`s heart beats 40,000,000 times.

Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 :miles per hour.

Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks otherwise it will digest itself.

Your left lung is smaller than your right lung to make room for :your heart.

Every two thousand frowns :creates one wrinkle.

The average human blinks his eyes 6,205,000 times each year. :

The average human produces a quart of saliva a day or 10,000 gallons in a lifetime.

The average human's heart will beat 3,000 million times in their lifetime. pump 48 million gallons of blood

The average human body contains enough: Sulphur to kill all fleas on an average dog, Carbon to make 900 pencils, Potassium to fire :a toy cannon, Fat to make 7 bars of soap, Phosphorus to make :2,200 matchheads, and enough Water to fill a ten-gallon tank.

A sneeze zooms out of your mouth at over 100 m.p.h.

Your ears and nose continue to grow throughout your entire life. :

The tooth is the only part of the human body that can't repair itself.

Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell. :

One human brain generates more electrical impulses in a single day than all of the world's telephones put together.

Our bodies are recreating themselves constantly - we ,make a skeleton every 3 months, new skin every month.


Schatzi
07-26-2006, 09:46 AM
Vedddddy Innnnterestin' :chin:

Scully1280
07-26-2006, 09:57 AM
Isn't God amazing? We start out life as a miracle, and then our bodies are amazing creations!
Think of this, even though we struggle with our weight, our miraculous, beautiful, strong, bodies endure! So, the moral of the story is
TREAT IT WELL! ;)

OH NO! NOT MY NOSE!!!! Sheesh!