Habits of the heart (Valentine special)

Happy Valentine’s day!

Apart from being an organ of love, here are some other interesting facts about your heart:
  1.  Your heart is the size of your fist. For all the work it does, it actually weighs less than a pound!fist-951091_640

2. The heart starts beating 4 weeks after conception

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3. Your heart beats 60 – 100 times a minute, and it beats 100,000 times a day

4. Your heart never stops beating!

If this is not love, I don’t know what is…

Want to know a little more about the heart? Here is a short video on the Anatomy of the heart:

 Do you have any questions on A & P of the heart? Post your questions below and we will get back to you ASAP!!!

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3 Comments Add yours

  1. carolineb20 says:

    Can you please help me figure our what pacemaker cells are and where they are primarily found in the heart?

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    1. Hey, we have posted the response to your question. If you have anymore questions, feel free to post them and we would get back to you ASAP. Here is the link:
      https://fsulearninghub.wordpress.com/2017/02/21/students-question-7-can-you-please-help-me-figure-our-what-pacemaker-cells-are-and-where-they-are-primarily-found-in-the-heart/

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