Fun facts

  • Not enough oxygen makes a muscle stop all together.
  • Eating helathy makes your muscles better, and healthier.
  • Muscles are the tissue that effects the movement with in the body.
  • There are over 600 muscles in your body.
  • Muscle cells contain contractile filaments that move past each other and change the size of the cell, they are classified as skeletal, cardiac, or smooth muscles.
  • Without muscles you couldn't open your mouth to speak, shake a friend's hand, walk to the candy store, or even move your food through your digestive system.
  • 30 facial muscles create your surprised face, your smile, and your frown.
  • It takes 10 muscles to smile, and 12 to frown.
  • The biggest muscle is the gluteus maximus, other wise known as the butt.