10 Amazing Facts About Babies

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With a new one born every few seconds, babies keep the world going ‘round. Here are some amazing facts about babies that most people don't know.


1
A newborn baby has about one cup of blood in his body.

2
From birth to toilet training, a baby goes through an average of 8000 diaper changes.

3
Babies are born with no bacteria in their bodies.

4
Newborn babies can only see in black and white for a few months.

5
During pregnancy, if the mother suffers organ damage, the baby in the womb sends stem cells to repair the damaged organ.

6
Baby cages hanging out the window were used in America in the 1920s.

7
Between 1838 and 1960, more than half the photos taken were of babies.

8
Every year, about a million girl fetuses are aborted and tens of thousands of girl babies are abandoned in China because of the country's one-child policy.

9
A woman from Michigan gave birth to her babies on 8/8/8, 9/9/9 and 10/10/10

10
After an 8.0 magnitude earthquake hit Mexico City in 1985, nearly all newborn babies survived a collapsed hospital for 7 days without nourishment, water, warmth or human contact.