10 Totally Unrelated Facts

  1. 466 million people in the world have disabling hearing loss.

  2. People blink an average of 15 times per minute.

  3. The average American purchases 100 toothbrushes in his/her lifetime.

  4. 1.1 billion young people around the world are at risk of hearing loss due to noise exposure in recreational settings.

  5. People who eat an orange a day are 60% less likely to develop macular degeneration.

  6. On average, doctors will interrupt 11 seconds after you start explaining your symptoms.

  7. 1 in 12 men are color blind while only 1 in 200 women are color blind.

  8. If you are average, you will attend 35 weddings in your lifetime.

  9. Ears have the tiniest bones in the body.

  10. People whose ancestors originate from different continents have different types of ear wax.