The Impact of Infectious Diseases
The Impact of Infectious Diseases:
The purpose of tonsils is to destroy foreign substances that are swallowed or breathed in.
In the United States, poisoning is the fourth leading cause of death among children.
The risk of cardiovascular disease is twice as high in women that snore regularly compared to women who do not snore.
The stomach of an adult can hold 1.5 liters of material.
The stomach can break down goat’s milk faster than the milk of a cow.
The smoke that is produced by a fire kills more people than a burn does because of carbon monoxide and other dangerous gases.
It has been medically been proven that laughter is an effective pain killer.
Influenza caused over twenty-one million deaths in 1918.
In a year, there are 60,000 trampoline injuries that occur in the U.S.
Even if you eat food standing on your head, the food will still end up in your stomach.
A person infected with the SARS virus, has a 95-98% chance of recovery.
3000 children die every day in Africa because of malaria.