Amazing Facts about the
The smallest bones in the body are found in the ear.
The longest bone in the body is the femur.
The bones are filled with a fatty substance called bone marrow.
In this marrow, red and white blood cells are manufactured and then released
into the bloodstream.
Over half the body's bones are in the hands and feet.
The only jointless bone in your body is the hyoid bone in
As your bones grow, you get taller (of course). Your growth
in height is likely to stop by the time you are 16 if you're a girl and
18 if you're a boy.
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