15 Funny Saliva Facts. - Random Facts

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15 Funny saliva facts

Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random saliva facts.

1. Human saliva helps speed up wound healing.
2. The need to kiss does not have a physical explanation. It is still unknown why humans find pleasure in exchanging saliva.
3. Art restorers use saliva to clean oil paintings.
4. Your body produces enough saliva during your lifetime to fill two swimming pools.
5. When you pee, a small amount of urine enters your mouth through the saliva glands.
6. Kissing is good for teeth. The anticipation of a kiss increases the flow of saliva to the mouth, giving the teeth a plaque dispersing bath.
7. If you were exposed to the vacuum of space, all the air would leave your body, your saliva would boil, and your blood vessels would burst.
8. Kissing is good for your teeth. Anticipating a kiss from someone increases the amount of saliva in your mouth, removing plaque.
9. You cannot taste food unless it is mixed with saliva
10. The best way to tell if you have bad breath is to lick your wrist, let you saliva dry, and then smell it.
11. Inhale through your mouth, swallow saliva twice and slowly exhale through your nose for a 100% effective hiccup cure.
12. The average American produces 10, 000 gallons of saliva in a lifetime: about the same amount of water as leaks from the average American home in a year.
13. Human saliva contains a painkiller called opiorphin that is six times more powerful than morphine.
14. Contrary to popular belief, dogs do not only sweat by salivating. They also sweat through the pours on their feet.
15. Contrary to popular belief, dogs do not only sweat by salivating. They also sweat through the poors on their feet.
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