Wellness

How much skin, blood, and saliva humans produce in a lifetime

10 days ago   |   By

The human body can replace 20 million cells in just a few seconds, which means over a lifetime, your body produces a lot of hair, blood, saliva, and skin.
Our bodies shed a whole layer of outer skin every two to four weeks.
Your liver can regenerate itself - sort of like how a starfish can regenerate lost limbs. A healthy human can lose 65% of their liver and ultimately be okay, since it would grow back over a few months.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.
Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator: The average lifespan for Americans is 78.5 years. That's a total of...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Wellness      Business      Science      Tech Insider      Video      Biology      Human Body      Nails      Hair      Blood      Liver      Science Insider      Cell Biology  


Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Experience the magical ambience of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

2020 24 Hours of Le Mans, 4 Hours In: Toyota Leads The Charge

2020 24 Hours of Le Mans, 4 Hours In: Toyota Leads The Charge

The 2020 24 Hours of Le Mans has gotten off to a strange start befitting of a strange year. There have been a handful of yellow flags for drivers who took some off-track... Read more ...

By October, Thai Tourism Ministry has promised to bring the first batch of...

By October, Thai Tourism Ministry has promised to bring the first batch of foreign tourists

By October 2020, the Tourism Ministry of Thailand has promised to bring the first batch of foreign tourists with Bangkok as the main destination. The ministry wants tourism... Read more ...

Tourism incurred Rs. 4,000 crore in losses, says state minister

Tourism incurred Rs. 4,000 crore in losses, says state minister

On Thursday, 17th Sep, 2020, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Mr. Jai Ram Thakur stated that the tourism sector industry of HP has undergone a major loss of almost Rs. 4,000... Read more ...

14 Fun Things To Do In Las Vegas with Kids

14 Fun Things To Do In Las Vegas with Kids

Should you visit Las Vegas with kids? Once again on our US travels, we were faced with many people telling us Vegas just wasn't a kid-friendly destination. Much like they told... Read more ...

Mainland China reports 32 new COVID-19 cases, highest since August 10

Mainland China reports 32 new COVID-19 cases, highest since August 10

Mainland China reported 32 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, marking the highest daily increase in more than a month and up sharply from nine cases reported a day earlier, the... Read more ...

If You're Compulsive About Swabbing Everything Down This Pack of 480...

If You're Compulsive About Swabbing Everything Down This Pack of 480 Antibacterial Wipes for $20 Is for You

6-Pack: 80ct Antibacterial Wipes | $20 | Meh Read more ...

Uzakrota Global Summit will take place from 01-03 December 2020

Uzakrota Global Summit will take place from 01-03 December 2020

The Uzakrota Global Summit will take place online on 01-03 December this year due to the pandemic. Listed as one of the “World's Top 2018 Most Influential Tourism Events” by... Read more ...

Antifa Finally Goes Too Far By Causing Reportedly Drunk Man To Crash While...

Antifa Finally Goes Too Far By Causing Reportedly Drunk Man To Crash While Trying To Buy More Beer

Sure, the protestors who have filled the streets all summer with their anti-racism, anti-fascist message say they aren't a well-regulated secret force on the payroll of the... Read more ...

Travis Pastrana And Conor Daly Are Teaming Up In The NASCAR Trucks Series

Travis Pastrana And Conor Daly Are Teaming Up In The NASCAR Trucks Series

IndyCar driver and multi-discipline stunt racer Travis Pastrana are teaming up at Niece Motorsports for the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor... Read more ...

Take A Lap Around IndyCar's Music City Grand Prix Circuit In Nashville

Take A Lap Around IndyCar's Music City Grand Prix Circuit In Nashville

After years of failed attempts to make it happen, IndyCar confirmed on Wednesday, September 16 that it would definitely be heading to Nashville for a street race in early... Read more ...