Do you think you know your own body? That’s nearly impossible. Human bodies are incredible, beautiful and scary. The astounding facts you are going to read will be hard to believe but they are hundred percent true!
Check them out!
13. All newborn babies have blue eyes, it is only after the exposure to UV light that brings out the true color.
12. Every person on this earth has a unique smell, except for twins!
11. Humans share 50% of their DNA with bananas.
10. There is a condition called synesthesia that causes senses to jumble up, which means some people can taste words and hear colors!
9. After you turn 30, you lose half an inch of height every ten years.
8. Have you ever tried to wake up but found yourself unable to speak, move and plagued by pure terror? That’s sleep paralysis! Some people believe it to be paranormal activity but it’s just your chemicals going crazy.
7. A virus called Human Papillomavirus (HPV) can turn you into a tree!
6. If all the blood vessels in your body are laid down end to end, the line can circle around the earth more than twice (and you would die for obvious reasons).
5. Thanks to a device developed by TransMedics, your heart can now beat outside your body.
4. A healthy person produces enough saliva in his lifetime to fill two swimming pools!
3. There are more bacteria living in your mouth than there are human beings on earth!
2. There is a rare disorder called ‘Exploding Head Syndrome’ in which people hear loud bangs in their heads, very much like a bomb exploding, as they try to sleep.
1. You can actually die of a broken heart! It is called Broken Heart Syndrome that mimics heart attack, but occurs due to a tragic situation.
Which fact about the human body you found really hard to believe?