Inside the Human Heart: 10 Fast (and Fun) Facts

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By Timberlake Dental curated from Everyday Health

 

“Your Heart Doesn’t Stop When You Sneeze

The increased pressure in your chest can affect blood flow to the heart, briefly changing its rhythm, but contrary to common belief, your heart doesn’t skip a beat when you sneeze…”

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Your heart is a truly amazing organ, working every minute all day to keep your blood flowing.  There are also several interesting facts about the heart – as spelled out in this article.  Did you know, for instance, that the blood vessels in the normal adult extend to more than 60,000 miles in length, if you laid them end to end?

 

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