What produces magnetism in the human body?

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What produces magnetism in the human body?

How to Produce a Magnetic Field:

Magnetic fields are produced when groups of charges move in the same direction. This can occur in permanent magnets when their atoms are aligned or by electrical current when electrons are moving en masse in the same direction.

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The magnetic fields generated in the human body are very weak but do exist and are called biomagnetic fields. Charges by way of ions do move in the...

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Magnetism Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

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Magnetism is a physical property of matter and is also one of the basic forces of the universe. This lesson explores magnetism and magnets as well as the power of Earth's magnetic field.


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