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03/20/20 Grif.Net – Even MORE About the Body

03/20/20 Grif.Net – Even MORE About the Body

[Last day, I =
promise. I just revel in the miracle of life and how God made the =
amazing human body]

 

1. The =
strongest muscle in the human body is in the =
jaw.

 

2. =
Coincidently, the hardest bone in the human body is the =
jaw.

 

3. The =
fingernail on your middle finger grows the fastest. [Do not hold it up =
to show your co-workers]

 

4. We have =
only 6 muscles that control the eyeball, 12 muscles to smile, 11 muscles =
to frown and 200+ muscles to take a single step.

 

5. The =
esophagus in about 10 inches long. It takes 8 seconds for food to travel =
its length.

 

6. Your body =
creates 2,500,000 red blood cells every second.

 

7. While the =
average human head weighs 10 pounds, the average brain weighs only 3. =
[obviously a lot of wasted space up there]

 

8. The largest =
blood vessel (your aorta) is the diameter of a garden hose.  The =
smallest vessels (capillaries) are so small it takes ten of them to =
equal the width of a single hair.

 

9. There are =
2,600,000 sweat glands on the body, with more concentrated on the soles =
of your feet than anywhere else.

 

10. If =
uncoiled, the DNA in all your cells would stretch from here to Pluto =
(about 10,000,000,000 miles)

 

~~

Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net =
www.grif.net

"Jesus =
Knows Me, This I Love!"