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The average heart pumps 70ml per heartbeat. An average heartbeat is 72 beats per minute.

The average heart pumps:
5 liters per minute
7,200 liters per day
2,628,000 liters per year
184,086,000 liters by the time someone is 70 years old.

How it works:

1) Unoxygenated Blood (From Upper Body & Lower Body) travels to through right side of heart to lungs

2) Oxygenated Blood (From Lungs) travels through left side of heart to body

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In Canada, someone every 7 minutes dies from heart disease or stroke

As of 2008 heart disease and stroke are two of the leading causes of death in Canada
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Normal Pulses (Beats Per Minute)
Newborns: 130
3 months : 140
6 months: 130
1 year: 120
2 years: 115
3-6 years: 100
8 years: 90
12 years: 85
Adult: 60-100