An elementary-level exploration of the human bodyas respiratory system, focused on structures, function, diseases, and Godas wonderful designs Fast facts and important discoveries that help medical professionals understand the mechanisms of our lungs, sinus cavities, and diaphragm Find out why the common cold isnat so common after all. Hundreds of viruses can cause the over 1 billion cases of the acommonaa cold each year! With a loud piercing wail, most of us entered this world as a crying baby taking in our first big breath of air. Breathe in. Breathe out. You hardly notice your respiratory system at work every minute, day and night, awake or asleep, without fail. From our first breath to our last, breathing is truly essential to life. Come on a captivating odyssey through the wind tunnels of the body and be prepared to be amazed! What happens when we hold our breath? What powers the over 23, 000 breaths each of us takes daily? The surface area of the alveoli in your lungs alone could cover the surface of an entire tennis court! Breeze in and learn more about these and the other incredible examples in the Godas Wondrous Machine series with The Breathtaking Respiratory System.New York: Dial Books, 2008. Barnhill, Kelly Regan. ... The History of Medicine, Prehistoric and Egyptian Medicine, New York, NY: Enchanted Lion Books, 2005. Dendy, Leslie, and ... New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 2005 ... The Human Body in Health and Illness. ... Breath: A Lifetime in the Rhythm of an Iron Lung: A Memoir. New York: ... And Other Extremely Important Questions (and Answers).
|Title||:||Breathtaking Respiratory System|
|Author||:||Dr. Lainna Callentine|
|Publisher||:||New Leaf Publishing Group - 2015-04-01|