Category: Conditions & Diseases

Human Anatomy – Blood

Human Anatomy – Blood

Circulating throughout the body is the life-sustaining red liquid known only as blood. Oxygen and nutrients are ferried to all the cells in the body via the blood, which in turn carries away carbon...

Human Anatomy – Trachea

Human Anatomy – Trachea

Also known as the windpipe, the trachea is the airway connecting the lungs with the nose and mouth. It is made up of around 20 C-shaped rings of cartilage, linked to each other by...

Human Anatomy – Ears

Human Anatomy – Ears

Ears give you the sense of hearing. An ear is comprised of three sections, namely the outer ear, middle ear, and inner ear. People can see the outer ear, also known as the pinna...

Human Anatomy – Lungs

Human Anatomy – Lungs

No human being could survive without breathing air. To be able to do that, everyone is equipped from birth with two organs known as the lungs. Air travels to each lungs through the trachea...

Human Anatomy – Thyroid

Human Anatomy – Thyroid

Shaped like a butterfly, the thyroid gland secretes some of the body’s most important hormones. The thyroid hormones have an assortment of functions, which include no less than controlling the body’s temperature, maintaining growth...