Little Known Facts About the Human Body

Humans are the only mammal that can't swallow and breathe at the same time - Little Known Facts the Human Body [Plethrons.Com] Humans are the only mammal that can’t swallow and breathe at the same time. We lose this ability at the age of 9 months, when our voice box drops as part of our development

 

Every pound of fat gained causes the body to make 7 miles of new blood vessels - Little Known Facts the Human Body [Plethrons.Com]

Every pound of fat gained causes the body to make 7 miles of new blood vessels. This causes the heart to work harder. Which is why obesity & heart disease often go together

 

The feeling of loneliness is processed in the anterior cingulate cortex - Little Known Facts the Human Body [Plethrons.Com]

The feeling of loneliness is processed in the anterior cingulate cortex, the same part of your brain that processes physical pain

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