and, we associate love with the human heart.
The main function of the human heart is to keep oxygenated blood moving around our body, 24/7. Our heart affects every single function in our bodies and it's no secret that nutritious food, physical exercise, and low mental stress are essential to keeping our heart beating strong.
There's also a lot about the heart we may not know; and while I could go on and on with a bunch of "heart-healthy tips", I thought it'd be more FUN to share some of the lesser known facts about this powerful muscle in the center of our chest.
1. Your heart will beat about 115,000 times each day.
2. The “thump-thump” of a heartbeat is the sound made by the four valves of the heart closing.
3. Most heart attacks happen on a Monday.. today's Tuesday, so we're good!
4. The pressure a human heart generates...
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