Stomach Facts

5 facts tagged with Stomach Facts

  • 1
    It is possible for you to survive even after the removal of the spleen, the stomach, one kidney, one lung, 75% of the liver, 80% of the intestines, and almost every organ from the pelvic and groin area.
  • 2
    Alligator snapping turtles can live for over 150 years. Scientists know this because some of the turtles had musket balls in their stomachs.
  • 3
    It takes the food seven seconds to get from your mouth to your stomach.
  • 4
    Your stomach produces a new layer of mucus every two weeks so that it doesn't digest itself.
  • 5
    The abdomen of the ant contains two stomachs. One stomach holds the food for itself and second stomach is for food to be shared with other ants.