Expound Your Knowledge About Your Blood

The fear on blood is based on the lack of knowledge about the many great things it does for the body.

To most of us, we associate red as the color of blood-based from what we have been taught in school or from what we have seen ourselves.

But what we do not know is that not all blood is red, some animals have blue blood like the spiders, octopuses, squids and most crustaceans out there, while there are also some that are green or violent in colors like leeches and worms, view here to know more about it.

Blood is not that scary, view here to learn more about it.

View here and find out that there are about .2 milligrams of gold running in your bloodstream along with other different metals like manganese, lead, zinc, copper, iron, and chromium.

Blood not only keeps us running, it also aids in the creation of a newborn through the white blood cells, having the sufficient amount of healthy white blood cells makes it easier for women to get pregnant.

Considering that blood cells do not have a nucleus, mitochondria or even a ribosomes, they are the boss of their own work in your bloodstream.

They say that a cat has 9 lives, but your blood itself has countless, when a blood cell dies it is immediately replaced by another without even you noticing, it is how they function aside from their other tasks in making you alive, studies indicate that a matured red blood cell lives up to 4 months, white blood cells have a few hours, while platelets have 9 days.

You may know that blood types differ in each human being but what most do not know about is that a certain blood type is dominant in each country or population view here and find out more.

If you are someone who has been diagnosed with having high blood pressure, hypertension, or other cardiovascular diseases, you might want to consider going outside your home and expose yourself to the sunlight’s ultraviolet rays to save yourself from those expensive medicines sold on pharmacies, since studies show that exposure to the sunlight’s ultraviolet rays will help your body to produce nitric oxide in your blood which will regulate your blood pressure by reducing the blood vessel tone.

When a debris enters your body, like cholesterol, calcium plaque, or blood clots, these may endanger your brain and result to a decline of your health, you capillaries work on eliminating them by wrapping itself around the debris and open up its walls to rid of it from your blood vessel.

The blood is mostly composed of 40% red blood cells, 4% platelets, 1% white blood cells and 55% plasma.

8% of the average person’s body weight is from the blood.

Knowing these interesting facts about blood, one would have to think twice if they actually feel disgusted on the sight of it or be amazed by its numerous benefits to the body.

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