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The human body is as complex as it is mysterious. So many systems work together in perfect cohesion all controlled by the epicenter – our brain. Despite there still being many things we don’t understand about the body or mind, extensive research has revealed some amazing facts!

Laughter, for example, can actually boost your immune system and stave off infections; tears, on the other hand, are used to clean our eyes but scientists don’t actually know why we produce them when we’re upset! Want to learn more about exercise, your body, or the complex organs within it? Then check out the facts in this section!

7 Flaws of the Human Body

Don’t get me wrong, the human body is amazing. Endlessly, staggeringly, wonderfully amazing. It has astounding intricate systems, perfectly adapted organs and genius functional design. Or… maybe not so genius. Here’s the deal – evolution favors functionality, not perfection. Check out these seven times this couldn't be more evident.

Fourteen Fart-Tastic Facts About Farts

Farting is just as natural as yawning or blinking. It's a bodily function we can't control and it's something we can't avoid. From the speed of a fart, to why they smell, and just what exactly they're made of, you can read all about it here with these fourteen fart-tastic facts!

25 Surprising Facts About Your Lungs

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Even though you're constantly breathing, you never really think about the full function of your lungs. However without them, we wouldn't be here! Our lungs do more than you think when it comes to the purpose of breathing. Expand your knowledge with these 25 facts about lungs!

10 Foods That Kill Heartburn

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While heartburn isn't worth a trip to the hospital, it can still be painful enough to ruin your day. It's not always easy to avoid, and sometimes it just creeps up on us! But next time it happens to you, stop the symptoms by consuming these simple foods.

7 Easy Fixes for Snoring

Many people might think snoring is a normal, yet annoying, habit that they can't change. However, if you snore, there is a reason for it! We've compiled a list of simple yet effective ways for you to try to stop snoring once and for all.

What Is The Appendix?

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The appendix is one of the most curious organs in the body - because no one really knows what it does! Or do we? Join us as we take a look at this mysterious organ and reveal what research is really known about the appendix!

26 Spicy Facts About Cinnamon

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Cinnamon, a spice we all take for granted, from food and drink to medicine cinnamon is a very versatile and ancient product with some claiming civilizations using it over 4,000 years ago. Here we’re going to look at 26 facts about this wondrous product.