25 Strange Things Your Body Says About You

Have you ever wondered what your body says about your health or what your body says about your personality? You have probably heard that the eyes are the windows to the soul, but in fact, hidden clues about who you really are can be found all over your body. If you want to find out what your body says about you, check out today’s post with these 25 Strange Things Your Body Says About You. From symptoms of various diseases to your chances of getting divorced, you will be surprised to find out what your body shape says about you or what your face says about you.

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Scientists found out that redheads are the most sensitive to pain of all hair colors. On average, they need 20% more anesthesia during a surgery than their other color-headed counterparts.

redheadSource: medicaldaily.com

Studies have shown that people with asymmetrical faces tend to make better team leaders.

young womanSource: cracked.com

Researchers have found that people with the blood type O are 83% more likely to get bitten by mosquitoes as those with other blood types.

mosquitoSource: bustle.com

Is your index finger longer than your ring finger? You could be less likely to develop prostate cancer or heart disease.

handSource: allcreated.com

One research studied the association between diagonal earlobe creases and fatal cardiovascular disease, and it was found that 72% of men and 67% of women who died from a heart disease or heart attack displayed diagonal earlobe crease.

earlobe creaseSource: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

People with dark-colored eyes are more sensitive to alcohol than their blue or green-eyed counterparts.

hazel eyeSource: msn.com

A wide forehead indicates cleverness, practicality, and diligence; people with a wide forehead are full of ideas.

wide forehead iSource: mirror.co.uk

The location of your belly button can help you decide what sport you should do. Those with higher a navel position tend to be better runners (because they usually have longer legs relative to their height), while people with a lower navel position are good swimmers (due to a longer torso).

belly buttonSource: thehealthyarchive.info

According to facial reading expert Jean Haner, people with long eyebrows tend to deal better with stress and typically have a lot of friends that they don't mind listening to and helping out.

long eyebrows Source: cosmopolitan.com

Blinking more than the average 6-10 times in a minute indicates that the person is attracted to who he or she is talking to.

people talkingSource: cracked.com

Enjoying this list? Be sure to also check out 25 Things Your Body Does While You Sleep.


Your hair can reveal some of your bad habits (even after your death). Some drugs leave detectable traces in your hair for many many years. For example, traces of morphine were found in a lock of hair that had been snipped from the famous English poet John Keats' head 165 years after his death.

lock of hair Source: prevention.com

Short people are likely to live longer than their taller counterparts. One of the genes linked to longevity is also responsible for short stature, according to research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

old manSource: msn.com

People with long noses usually have a good sense of business, common points, a healthy sense of ambition, great instincts, and others respond positively to their leadership.

big noseSource: i-facts.info

If your toes neatly graduate in size (i.e. each of your toes is a little longer than the one before) you are likely to be a methodical, precise, and extremely practical person.

toesSource: heart.co.uk

A study at the University in Leeds in England has found that women who had the most partners and one-night affairs tended to have the widest hips.

young womanSource: cracked.com

A glossy, bright red tongue may be a sign your body is lacking iron or Vitamin B12.

red tongueSource: rd.com

Slow walking speed might be caused be a condition called motoric cognitive risk syndrome, which is one of the early symptoms of dementia.

Slow walkingSource: prevention.com

Rest your hands naturally on a flat surface. If your fingers are widely spread apart, then you’re probably independent and open to new experiences.

spread fingersSource: realsimple.com

A tendency to (literally) pull at your hair, brows, or lashes when you get stressed can signal a perfectionist personality.

pulling at hairSource: msn.com

People with high feet arches are typically independent and self-sufficient, almost to the point of being anti-social.

foot printsSource: davidwolfe.com

Changes in your nails, such as discoloration or thickening, can signal serious health problems, including liver and kidney diseases, heart and lung conditions, anemia, and diabetes.

nailsSource: huffingtonpost.com

Scientists believe that eye color may determine to some extent how much a person achieves in life. Studies have shown that a majority of people with blue eyes are better at matters involving strategic thinkers than people with dark colored eyes.

blue eyesSource: peimag.com

A study found out the way people smile in old photographs predicts their later success in marriage. Psychologists rated people’s college yearbook photos for smile intensity, and they found that none of the biggest grinners divorced later in life. In comparison, 25% of the most straight-faced people experienced divorce.

wedding photographSource: huffingtonpost.com

If you have square palms, you are likely to be a practical and logical person and a good mathematician. You tend to solve your problems logically and don't listen to your intuition.

palmSource: healthylifevision.com

If your big toe is much longer than your other toes, you are a clever and creative thinker.

feetSource: heart.co.uk

Want to learn even more about your body? Check out 25 Things You Never Wanted To Know About Your Body.

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