How many feet of blood vessels are in the body?

Answer An adult has about 100,000 miles of blood vessels in her body. This translates to about 528 million feet of veins, arteries and capillaries, which circulate blood throughout the body and through th... Read More »

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How Much Blood Does the Average Newborn Have in His or Her Body?

A newborn baby from 15 to 30 minutes of age has 76.5 ml of blood per kg of body weight. At the age of 24 hours, this rises to 83.3 ml per kg of body weight.Source:University of Michigan Blood Draw ... Read More »

Is this low blood sugar or is my body saying im hungry?

No, you are just hungry. You are growing and need a lot of food!The signs of hypoglycemia are:-Sweating-Paleness-Shakiness-Dizziness-Confusion-Feelings of anxietyThe fact you feel like your stomach... Read More »

Why does blood turn red as it circulates through the body?

It actually turns blue, except when it goes through the lungs where the hemoglobin becomes loaded with oxygen. Then it becomes red again.

What presence makes the body's blood red?