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Tech & Science You could live without these organs

00:07  23 may  2020
00:07  23 may  2020 Source:   starsinsider.com

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There are some organs in your body that you could live without . We don't advise you to get rid of them! But if something goes wrong with those organs , sometimes, your doctor may advise you to remove them.

You can live without a thyroid if you take certain medications. Nearly every other organ in the body depends on the thyroid (aka the butterfly-shaped neck gland) to function. The thyroid is responsible for producing hormones that regulate the body's metabolism (or tell the cells how to use energy.)

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American billionaires continue to get rich while the Covid-19 pandemic destroys tens of millions of jobs in the United States, according to data compiled by two think tanks.

Between March 18 and May 19, the 600 ultra rich Americans saw their fortunes increase by $ 434 billion, an increase of almost 15% in two months, according to these data published by the magazine Forbes Thursday .

The measures of containment of the population, the closure of restaurants and shops have boosted online shopping and the need to stay connected via social networks. This has pushed up the value of Amazon, Facebook and high-tech companies in general.

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You can still have a fairly normal life without one of your lungs, a kidney, your spleen, appendix, gall bladder, adenoids, tonsils, plus some of your lymph But any trauma that destroyed all these organs all at once would almost certainly kill you from shock and blood loss. And surgically removing them

These include appendix, reproductive organs , liver, stomach. However, without these organs one will This organ aids in digestion by secreting bile juices. Sometimes the substances in the bile crystallize to form stones, commonly known as gallstones.

Amazon, Facebook, Netflix ...

Between March and May, the fortune of Jeff Bezos (Amazon) increased by more than 30%, and that of Mark Zuckerberg, boss of Facebook, by more than 46%, according to this report Americans for Tax Fairness and the Institute for Policy Studies Program for Inequality, who compiled the Forbes data.

Since March 16, the beginning of the first containment measures in the United States, the value of the Facebook title has jumped by almost 60%, that of Amazon has increased by 45%, that of Netflix by 46%, that of Apple by 31%.

And that does not seem to stop since the titles Amazon and Facebook reached this week their highest historic level.

Conversely, billionaires in the travel, hotel or retail sector saw their fortunes melt during this same period, these sectors being directly affected by the drastic measures to stem the coronavirus.

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