Monthly Archives: March 2012

Fun Facts About Heart Health! (3)

Women’s Hearts Beat Faster Than Men’s A female human heart pumps about six beats faster per minute than a male heart, which can be explained by the gender difference in heart size. A male heart is bigger (by about 25 […] … [Read More]

Fun Facts About Heart Health! (2)

A Cold Heart Isn’t Always a Bad Thing! Therapeutic hypothermia is actually a form of treatment for cardiac arrest. According to American Heart Association guidelines for inducing hypothermia, doctors cool a patient’s body to 91 degrees F, 7 degrees below […] … [Read More]

Fun Facts About Heart Health! (1)

The all-important heart is constantly at work, pumping blood (about 2,000 gallons a day) filled with essential oxygen and nutrients to your body’s organs 24/7. Everything about the heart and how it works is interesting, but here are some nuggets […] … [Read More]

More Laughter Really = Less Stress!

– If your DNA was stretched out it would reach to the moon 6,000 times. – By weight, Bone is five times stronger than steel. – Fidgeting can burn about 350 calories a day. – It is possible for you […] … [Read More]

Dream a Little Dream …

— It takes about 20 seconds for a red blood cell to circle the whole body. — Your ribs move about 5 million times a year, every time you breathe! — Your heart rate can rise as much as 30% […] … [Read More]

Morning Lagging? Drink Some Water!

— The skin on your lips is 200 times more sensitive than your fingertips. — Pain occurs when sounds are above 130 db (decibels). — Lack of water is the #1 trigger of daytime fatigue. — Stress can result in […] … [Read More]

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