Physiology

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Health and Health Promotion

Definition of Health and Health Promotion Florence Nightingale a nineteenth century medical pioneer defined health as due to a multitude of influences and beyond the sick-care model of the day. She believes that when sickness is disobeyed it results in health (Rosa, Upvall, Beck and Dossey, 2019). The World Health Organization (WHO) evolved this definition […]

Pages: 4 Words: 1112 Topics: Health Promotion

Information about Human Brain

The Human brain has grown over time and it has become larger, more complex and better at problem-solving. This is the cause of the brain adapting over time to evolve to its environment. As the brain has evolved, so has the society we live in. The human brain has evolved and helped humans develop along […]

Pages: 2 Words: 730 Topics: Anatomy, Human Brain
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Human Anatomy and Physiology (dermis)

Have you ever wondered what structures lied in the dermis layer, or what was responsible for the stimulus reaction behind your involuntary response? Inside this vascularized layer lies microscopic structures. These structures carry out specific functions inside your dermis. These functions could be sweating, secreting, or an involuntary stimulus-response. Among these structures are the arrector […]

Pages: 1 Words: 448 Topics: Anatomy, cell, human body, physiology, skin

Physiology of Herpetofauna in an Urban Ecosystem

Purpose The propose of this project is to compare amphibian and reptile assemblages in the city parks of and rural localities across Pennsylvania. The main project goal is to investigate the physiology of herpetofaunal species across a gradient of urbanization in Pennsylvania. Comparing these sites will give an idea of how urbanization has altered the […]

Pages: 4 Words: 1201 Topics: ecosystem, experiment, Nature, physiology, urbanization

Diving Physiology and Anatomy of Marine Mammals

Since we first discovered how marine mammals survive, scientists have always been amazed at their bodies’ abilities that allow them to live in some of the ocean’s extreme conditions. Many have questioned: how do they hold their breath for so long? How do they withstand such extreme pressures? And, how on earth do some of […]

Pages: 3 Words: 935 Topics: animals, environmental science, physiology, temperature, water

Human Physiology (the Brain)

The brain is the most intricated organ in the human body. It is very possible to live a full and happy life without knowing the first thing about the anatomy and physiology of the brain. Although, if one is interested in learning the components of the brain, on how the brain functions, or how it […]

Pages: 2 Words: 620 Topics: brain, Disease, health, medicine, physiology

Physiology of Giraffes

The brown spots and yellowish coat, the long legs, the small “horns” on the head, the tall, intimidating stature, and especially the long neck, are what make giraffes, of genus Giraffa, stand out as a fascinating creature, striking the curiosity of many scientists. According to the World Animal Foundation, giraffes are one of the world’s […]

Pages: 10 Words: 2956 Topics: Anatomy, animals, health, natural environment, physiology

Simulated Physiology Laboratory

Change is inevitable and so is technology. Computer technology keeps on advancing day in day out through the help of human creativity. Who would not wish to implement the art of technology in making work easier? Laboratory experiments are an essential part of education to any biology student, and as a result, it often calls […]

Pages: 2 Words: 587 Topics: Computer Science, Learning, physical education, physiology, research methods

Physiology of a Sick Person (real Example)

Calcium and sodium imbalance Sarah suffers from cirrhosis of the liver. Cirrhosis of the liver is a disease where healthy liver tissue is slowly replaced with scar tissue. One of the functions of the liver is to extract nutrients from the blood. In Sarah’s case there is scar tissue blocking the flow of blood through […]

Pages: 6 Words: 1769 Topics: anemia, Disease, homeostasis, human body, Metabolism, physiology

Physiology of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is the process in which we treat patients in sudden cardiac arrest in the hopes of restoring a pulse but also sufficient blood flow to the heart, brain, and lungs. The process of CPR is to provide chest compressions as well as ventilation for the patient in efforts of regaining a pulse. […]

Pages: 2 Words: 710 Topics: cardiovascular disease, Health Care, Hospital, medicine, physiology

Exercise Physiology in the World of Science

Exercise science has roots that date all the way back to ancient Greek history. Galen of Pergamon stated that exercise and proper nutrition could aid in the improvement of mental and physical health, aerobic fitness, and muscle strength. As many people age, they become less physically active, and that needs to change. You need more […]

Pages: 3 Words: 809 Topics: Health Care, healthy lifestyle, physical exercise, physiology, public health

Physiology of Young Children

In terms of physiology, young children differ greatly from adults. Differences exist in with respect to the cardiovascular, pulmonary, and muscular systems. For the cardiovascular system, adults are known to breathe in more air than children. However, children have higher resting and maximal heart rates than adults. Children may exceed 220 beats per minute while […]

Pages: 1 Words: 264 Topics: Children, health, human anatomy, human body, physiology

Success in Human Resource Management

In the business world success is not necessarily measured in terms of money, but in assets. One of the most important assets a company has is their human capital. The recruitment, management, retainment, and development of human capital all falls under the responsibility of a human resource manager. To be successful in Human Resource management, […]

Pages: 3 Words: 858 Topics: conflict management, human development, human resource management, personality test, physiology

Study of Anatomy

In any human body, you have two hundred and six bones, the bones that are in your body are connected by tendons, ligaments, and cartilage. The anatomy focuses on any kind of animal and the human body. Anatomy is the study of the visible body parts such as hearts and bones. The human body has […]

Pages: 4 Words: 1135 Topics: Anatomy, health, human body, muscle, physiology

Bacterial Pneumonia

Causes According to (Sattar, 2018), bacterial pneumonia can come in four different categories. Including community-acquired (CAP), hospital-acquired (HAP), healthcare-associated (HCAP), and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). CAP, the most common of the four, occurs in a community setting outside of the hospital and is usually transmitted by breathing in bacteria that live in the mouth, nose, and […]

Pages: 2 Words: 571 Topics: bacteria, epidemiology, Health Care, physiology, pneumonia