Heart and Blood

Heart and Blood

by Carol Ballard
     
 

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How many times does your heart beat every minute?

What is the difference betweeen aerobic and anaerobic exercise?

What is a sickle cell?

Investigate the miracles of the human body with Body Focus. Each book provides an in-depth focus on a vital body part or system, the way it works, and why it occasionally goes wrong. The series also emphasizes the importance

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How many times does your heart beat every minute?

What is the difference betweeen aerobic and anaerobic exercise?

What is a sickle cell?

Investigate the miracles of the human body with Body Focus. Each book provides an in-depth focus on a vital body part or system, the way it works, and why it occasionally goes wrong. The series also emphasizes the importance of exercise and a healthy lifestyle to keep our bodies in good working order.

Heart and Blood explores the structure of the heart and how the circulatory system transports essential substances to the cells all over our bodies. It explains the different illnesses or conditions that can affect the heart and blood, from anemia to heart attacks, and outlines ways that we can keep our hearts and blood circulations healthy.

Each book in the series includes:

information panels that focus on areas of study, health issues, and cutting-edge technology and treatments

a table that summarizes information about illnesses or injuries, and how they can be prevented or treated

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781432934187
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
07/01/2009
Series:
Body Focus Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
IG1100L (what's this?)
Age Range:
11 - 14 Years

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