Really? How Interesting!

American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad in first class.

Left handed people live slightly shorter lives than right handed people.

You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.

In the 1800’s, people believed that gin could cure stomach problems.

McDonalds calls frequent buyers of their food heavy users.

Americans ate eight million more orders of french fries and almost six million more hamburgers this year compared to last.

22% of American women aged 20 gave birth while in their teens. In Switzerland and Japan, only 2% did so.

Consuming chocolate was once considered a sin during the 16th and 17th century.

Coca-Cola used to contain cocaine when it was initially introduced.

Acorns were used as a coffee substitute during the American Civil War.

By |2021-04-01T19:22:47-04:00October 22nd, 2011|Health Fun Facts|Comments Off on Really? How Interesting!