Body Functions

Wrinkles are the tiny folds, ridges or creases in the skin. They are caused by habitual facial expressions, aging, sun damage, smoking, poor hydration, and various other factors.

Baldness is mainly caused by genetics. It can also be caused by chemotherapy, scalp infections, and stress.

A cramp occurs when the muscle tightens or contracts involuntaryly.

Burping helps get rid of the excess gas in the stomach or esophagus, before you blow up.

There are many different reasons that kids wet the bed, including medical or genetic ones.

Farting a way to release the gas built up in the stomach, which is a byproduct of digestion.

Why do kidney stones form?

Kidney stones form when the minerals and acid salts in the urine clump together to form a crystalline stone. This happens when the urine is concentrated as the person is most likely not getting enough fluids.

Why do body shivers happen?

The body shivers are a way for the body to regulate its temperature. They may also occur when the person experiences an intense emotion such as fear, happiness, excitement, etc.

Why does the body smell?

Sweat is actually nearly odorless. The body smell or body odor is actually caused by the bacteria feeding on the salts in the sweat, which leads to the creation of foul smeling acids.

Why do body parts go numb?

When we sit or stand in one position for long, the pressure on a single part of the body causes the neurons to stop sending signals to the brain, which results in the feeling of numbness.


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