Ironically, when doctors in Los Angeles, California went on strike in 1976, the daily number of deaths in the city dropped 18%.
The human heart weighs less than a pound.
Studies indicate that listening to music is good for digestion.
It takes food seven seconds to go from the mouth to the stomach via the esophagus.
It is very common for babies in New Zealand to sleep on sheepskins. This is to help them gain weight faster, and retain their body heat.
The Dutch people are known to be the tallest people in Europe.
Every square inch of the human body has about 19,000,000 skin cells.
People use 200 muscles when they walk.
On average 1,668 gallons of water are used by each person in the United States daily.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever is a disease caused by ticks.