Anatomy & Physiology for Dummies (For Dummies (Lifestyle)) (Paperback)

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Anatomy & Physiology for Dummies (For Dummies (Lifestyle)) (Paperback)


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Learn about the human body from the inside out

Some people think that knowing about what goes on inside the human body can sap life of its mystery--which is too bad for them. Anybody who's ever taken a peak under the hood knows that the human body, and all its various structures and functions, is a realm of awe-inspiring complexity and countless wonders. The dizzying dance of molecule, cell, tissue, organ, muscle, sinew, and bone that we call life can be a thing of breathtaking beauty and humbling perfection.

Anatomy & Physiology For Dummies combines anatomical terminology and function so you'll learn not only names and terms but also gain an understanding of how the human body works. Whether you're a student, an aspiring medical, healthcare or fitness professional, or just someone who's curious about the human body and how it works, this book offers you a fun, easy way to get a handle on the basics of anatomy and physiology.

  • Understand the meaning of terms in anatomy and physiology
  • Get to know the body's anatomical structures--from head to toe
  • Explore the body's systems and how they interact to keep us alive
  • Gain insight into how the structures and systems function in sickness and health

Written in plain English and packed with beautiful illustrations, Anatomy & Physiology For Dummies is your guide to a fantastic voyage of the human body.

Erin Odya is an anatomy and physiology teacher at Carmel High School in Carmel, Indiana, one of Indiana's top schools.Maggie Norris is a freelance science writer living in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Product Details ISBN: 9781119345237
ISBN-10: 1119345235
Publisher: For Dummies
Publication Date: March 20th, 2017
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: For Dummies (Lifestyle)