Skip to content

60,000 miles or so, there and back

The second of Dr. Stahl’s articles for AOPA:

Long distances are part of human anatomy. If you could unwrap all the arteries, veins, and capillaries in the human body and line them up end to end, 60,000 miles or so is the distance all these vessels would cover and the distance blood needs to flow to provide oxygen and nutrients to all the body’s tissues.

Share on Facebook

Posted in Uncategorized.

0 Responses

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

Some HTML is OK

or, reply to this post via trackback. All comments are moderated and may not appear immediately.