Sensory System-Introduction, Organs and Functions
Basic Anatomy Sensory Organs

Sensory System-Introduction, Organs and Functions

The sensory system represents an integration of the functions of the PNS and CNS. The Sensory Division of the Peripheral Nervous System gathers information about the Body’s Internal Conditions and External Environment. The human experience is affected by both internal and external stimuli. Humans are able to distinguish among many different types of stimuli by […]

Nervous system-Introduction, Types, and Function
Basic Anatomy Nervous System

Nervous system-Introduction, Types, and Function

The nervous system is the combination of the brain, spinal cord and the complex network of neurons. This system performs and responsible for various functions like sending, receiving, and interpreting information from all parts of the body. The nervous system also responsible for monitoring and coordinates the internal organ function and responds to changes in […]

Human Reproductive system- Formation of Gametes, Organs Overview and Function
Basic Anatomy Reproductive System

Human Reproductive system- Formation of Gametes, Organs Overview and Function

Human Reproductive System is made up of the external and internal organs of both males and females and works together for reproduction. The reproductive system is the most important system in our body because it plays an important role in the survival of species. The growth and activity of these parts are regulated by hormones. The […]

Muscular system - Types of muscles, characteristics & functions
Basic Anatomy Muscular System

Muscular system – Types of muscles, characteristics & functions

The muscular system allows us to move, flex and control our bodies. Practicing yoga is a good example of the voluntary use of the muscular system. The word Muscles refer to all contractile tissue. The term muscle comes from the Latin word mus, which means “mouse,” because the movement of muscles looks like mice running […]

Lymphatic system - Organs associated and functions of lymphatic system
Basic Anatomy Lymphatic System

Lymphatic system – Organs associated and functions of lymphatic system

The lymphatic system is a vascular network of tubules and ducts that collect, filter and return lymph to blood circulation. Lymph is a clear fluid that comes from blood plasma, which exits blood vessels at capillary beds. This fluid becomes the interstitial fluid that surrounds cells. Lymph contains water, proteins, salts, lipids, white blood cells, […]

Skeletal system - Introduction & functions of skeletal system
Basic Anatomy Skeletal System

Skeletal system – Introduction & functions of skeletal system

The skeletal system is the internal framework of the body which provides support and protects the soft organs of the body. The skeletal system is the collection of bones, cartilage, ligaments, and tendons and account for 20% body weight. The skeleton is the structure that gives us our shape and offers a supportive framework for […]

Tissues - Types of tissues, Embryonic Origin & Tissue Membranes
Basic Anatomy Tissues

Tissues – Types of tissues, Embryonic Origin & Tissue Membranes

The Human body consists of at least 200 distinct types of cells. These cells contain essentially the same internal structures yet they vary enormously in shape, size, and functions. The different types of cells are not randomly distributed throughout the body; rather they occur in organized layers, a level of an organization referred to as […]