Facts About Blood Circulation

Here is a fun fact about the circulatory system that you may not know.

ThinkstockPhotos-497289150 (1)Our blood vessels, which consist of arteries, capillaries, and veins are responsible for transporting blood throughout our body. Did you that if you were to lay out the blood vessels of one adult, end-to-end, they would stretch about 60,000 miles.

By comparison, the circumference of the Earth is about 25,000 miles. That means a person’s blood vessels could wrap around the planet approximately 2.5 times

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