Oun Wondrous Body …. interesting medical facts!!


…… shared from Ch Nabeel …….

1. Our heart beats around 100,000 times every day.

2. Our blood is on a 60,000 mile journey.

3. Our eyes can distinguish up to 1 million color surfaces and take in more information that the largest telescope known to man.

4. Our lungs inhale over two million liters of air every day, without even thinking. They are large enough to cover a tennis court.

5. Our hearing is so sensitive, it can distinguish between hundred of thousands of different sounds.

6. Our sense of touch is more refined than any device ever created.

7. Our brain is more complex than the most powerful computer and has over 100 billion nerve cells.

8. When we touch something, we send a message to our brain at 124mph.

9. We produce 100 billion red cells every day.

10. We have over 600 muscles.

11. We exercise at least 30 muscles when we smile.

12. We are about 70% water.

13. We make one liter of saliva a day.

14. Our nose is our personal air-conditioning system: it warms cold air, cools hot air and filters impurities.

15. In one square inch of our hand, we have 9 feet of blood vessels, 600 pain sensors, 9000 nerve endings, 36 heat sensors and 75 pressure sensors.

16. We have copper, zinc, cobalt, calcium, manganese, phosphates, nickel and silicon in our bodies.

What a marvel of a “machine” — a Rolls Royce, a Bentley, a Lamborghini …..

THIS IS THE BEST GIFT WE’VE EVER RECEIVED.

IT HOUSES OUR SELVES, OUR HEART, OUR MIND, OUR SPIRIT, OUR IDENTITY.

WE HAVE NO OTHER OPTION BUT TO TAKE CARE OF IT!!! …. sometime we will have to account for it.

…. a wondrous creation!!!

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About Dr. Rex

I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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