Interesting facts about the female body

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  1. The diameter of a woman's hair is half that of a man's. But in women, hair grows much faster and holds better.
  2. A woman's heart beats faster than a man's. If the average heart rate of a man's heart is 70-72 beats per minute, then for women this figure is 78 to 82 beats. And in size it is 20 percent smaller.
  3. Women blink more often than men. And women who take contraceptives blink even more often.
  4. A woman's attachment to a man is stronger than a man's to a woman. Therefore, women, as a rule, are more eager to start a family. This is due to the increased level of oxytocin, as well as the fact that women have better developed those parts of the brain (ventral shell, pallidum and the frontal part of the brain) where long-term attachment is concentrated.
  5. Women burn fat more slowly than men - about 50 calories per day. All due to a lack of muscle mass and strength loads.
  6. Women have stronger immunity.
  7. The corpus callosum in a woman's brain is thicker than that of a man and has 30% more connections. This is why women are better at multitasking.
  8. There are more taste buds on a woman's tongue.
  9. Women have more pain receptors, but because of the inflammation-blocking estrogen, women generally tolerate pain better.
  10. Women are better at distinguishing colors than men, since color discrimination is directly related to the X chromosome.
  11. Women's skin is 10 times more sensitive than men's.
  12. Women's breasts do not contain muscle tissue.
  13. Women have more elastin than collagen in their muscles and ligaments, so women are more flexible.
  14. Women are much better at distinguishing high-frequency sounds than men.
  15. The electrical activity of the female brain during sleep is reduced by only 10%, so the female sleep is more sensitive.
  16. Women are better at tasting sweetness than men.
  17. Women are less oriented in space than men. Parallel parking is successful in 82% of men, 71% - on the first try. In women, the result is deplorable. Only 22% can do it, 2/3 of them will not do it on the first try.
  18. Two brain centers are responsible for speech in women, so a woman can easily pronounce up to 8, 000 words a day, use up to 3, 000 sounds and up to 10, 000 non-verbal signals. The same indicators for men are two times lower.
  19. Females have a better sense of smell from birth than males.
  20. 80% of women have one breast (usually the left) larger than the other.
  21. Women have well developed peripheral vision. For men - tunnel.
  22. Women's breasts react to temperature. The heat makes it softer, and the nipples increase.
  23. The onset of a female orgasm is 10 to 20 minutes. On average, four minutes are enough for men.
  24. A woman's neck is more flexible, so she usually turns her head when hailed. A man usually turns his whole body.
  25. Baldness is an X-linked recessive trait that men inherit from their mother.
  26. Due to the presence of two X chromosomes, women are less likely to develop complications and chronic diseases.
  27. Women cry on average 30 to 64 times a year, men only 6-17 times.
  28. 30% of women have a passion for inedible things during pregnancy.
  29. Elevated levels of the hormones progesterone, cortisol and estradiol, especially during ovulation, increase anxiety and danger in women. Therefore, a woman intuitively feels threatened better than a man.
  30. Every kilogram a woman gains increases her breast weight by 20 grams. There is also an inverse relationship.