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Anatomy and Physiology

You probably have a general understanding of how the human body works but do you fully comprehend its intricate functions? Our website is designed to aid students in understanding the fundamentals of the human body. By approaching anatomy and physiology in an organized way, you will be able to better understand and present the material provided.

Soon, you will begin to think and speak in anatomical terms and be able to integrate the knowledge you gain during your study’s in A& P. The human body is an intricate organism capable of extraordinary things!

Topics covered include:

Organization of the body

  • The human body: orientation
  • Human chemistry
  • Cells
  • Tissue

Covering, support, and movement of the body

  • The integumentary system
  • Bones and skeletal tissues
  • The skeleton
  • Joints
  • Muscles and muscle tissue
  • The muscular system

Regulation and integration of the body

  • Fundamentals of nervous tissue and the nervous system
  • The central nervous system
  • Reflex activity and the peripheral nervous system
  • The autonomic nervous system
  • Special senses
  • The endocrine system

Maintenance of the body

  • Blood
  • The cardiovascular system (heart and blood vessels)
  • The lymphatic system
  • The immune system
  • The respiratory system
  • The digestive system
  • Nutrition, metabolism, and body temperature regulation
  • The urinary system
  • Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance


  • The reproductive system
  • Pregnancy and human development
  • Heredity

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