Love your heart

We bring you some interesting facts on a wonderful organ called your heart.

  • Your heart is a muscular organ about the size of a fist.
  • With every heartbeat, your heart pumps blood that carries oxygen and nutrients to all parts of your body.
  • Your heart beats about 70 times per minute at rest.
  • Your heart rate increases when you are active or experience strong emotions.
  • Your heart muscle receives its own blood supply from a system of coronary arteries.
  • A good blood supply is vital for the normal function of your heart.

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