Fun Health Facts

1. The human brain stops growing at the age of 18.

2. Redheads require up to 20% more anesthesia to be knocked out.

3. If you are cold you are more likely to be hungry because you use energy to keep warm.

4. Women have about four times as many foot problems as men; lifelong patterns of wearing high heels often are the culprit.

5. There are times when you're walking that the pressure on your feet exceeds your body weight, and when you're running, it can be three or four times your weight.

6. Obsessive nose picking is called Rhinotillexomania.

7. It's possible to die from a broken heart; it's called Stress Cardiomyopathy.

8. Your thumb is about the same size as your nose.

9. Poor eyesight (myopia) is associated with higher IQ.

10. If your DNA was stretched out it would reach to the moon 6,000 times.

11. By weight, Bone is five times stronger than steel.

12. Fidgeting can burn about 350 calories a day.

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