Happy National Left Handers' Day!
Here at JustGloves we celebrate hands and today is a special day... it's National Left Handed Day! Since day one people have had myths, theories and tales about left handed people, but we’ve come up with some top facts and some great random trivia to celebrate this great day.
Did you know?
- Left handed people make up to 5% of the population
- Ironically left handed people use the right side of the brain the most
- More likely to have allergies
- More likely to have a bad night’s sleep and be insomniacs
- More likely to be on extreme poles of the intelligence scale. So basically left handed people are more likely to be massive clever clogs!
- Twice as likely to be a man
- Better at multi-tasking
- Live on average 9 years less than right handed people
Some random trivia...
- Left handed people make especially good tennis players, swimmers, boxes and fencers
- More likely to pursue creative careers
- Recover from strokes faster
- Adjust to seeing underwater quicker
- Less able to roll their tongue than a righty
- Nails grow faster on the left hand than the right
Remember here at JustGloves we have a HUGE range of gloves to suit all hands (including the special left hand). Come and take a look at our brilliant range today!