This are made up of organs that produces and excretes urine from the body. The organs of the urinary system includes a kidney, a pair of ureter, urinary bladder and a urethra.
In this ongoing series on medical etymology, we look at the fascinating stories behind the names of various anatomical terms and organs.
Skeletal system consist of bones, ligament, and cartilages that forms the framework and protective shield for softer tissues. The human skeletal consist of 206 bones.
A cavity is a structure surrounded by bones and muscles within a space or soft organs and glands. There are four main cavities in the human body, they include Cranial cavity, Thoracic cavity,
Edema can be caused by abnormal leakage of body fluid from capillaries into body tissues and failure of lymphatic system. Low level of plasma proteins and ions can also contribute in Edema.
Organ systems are groups of different organs working together to do a particular job. Take a closer look at the roles of each of the organ systems in the human body.
A resistance to the inflow and out-flow of air is exerted by the walls of the airways. The impact of airway resistance, the flow dynamics and the factors governing the resistance are discussed here.
This is part 4 of a 4 part hands-on unit on the five senses. Feel, smell, and taste mystery items, make a touch and feel book, and more! My lessons are geared toward 3rd-4th grade level children and their siblings....
Photographs of vintage optical illusions and a brief description of what an optical illusion is and how the mind gets tricked to see on thing while looking at another!
The celiac plexus otherwise known as the solarplexus is also referred to as man's fourth brain. This is the center that controls the nutrional needs of the digetstive, respiratory and circulatory systems.