1. Kissing someone for one minute burns about 2 calories.
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  2. When two people kiss, they exchange between 10 million and 1 billion bacteria.
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  3. Kissing someone is more sanitary
    than shaking hands, if you want to avoid a cold.
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  4. Kissing can cause tooth decay.
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  5. Instead of kissing, mothers of the Manchu tribe used to show affection by sucking their child's penis in public, because kissing was considered sexual.
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  6. The longest kiss ever recorded lasted 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds.
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  7. Philematology
    is the science of kissing.
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  8. The scientific term
    for French kissing
    is cataglottism.
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  9. The first time two men kissed on-screen was in 1927.
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  10. The average person
    spends two weeks of
    his life Kissing.
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  11. Two-thirds of people tilt their head to the right when they kiss.
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  12. In Nevada, it is illegal to kiss with a mustache.
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  13. The average age
    in the UK
    for a first kiss
    is 15.
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  14. Fewer than half the world's cultures engage in romantic kissing, a study found.
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  15. Kissing a baby on the ear can make it go deaf because of a condition known as "cochlear ear-kiss injury."
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  16. The most searched tutorial on YouTube is "How to Kiss."
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  17. Kissing
    involves a total of
    34 facial muscles
    and 112 postural muscles.
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  18. Inhabitants of the Trobriand Islands ‘kiss' in a three-step procedure, beginning with biting each other's lower lips, then pulling their partner's hair, before nibbling off each other's eyelashes.
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  19. Indonesia banned kissing in public in 2004.
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  20. The Eskimo kiss –rubbing noses– is not a kiss. It's called a "kunik" and is an expression of affection, usually from an adult to its child. The Inuit kiss on the lips like everyone else.
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  21. Roman Emperor Tiberius banned kissing, believing it caused the spread of a fungal disease called mentagra (inflamed hair follicles).
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