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Physiology Lecture Unit Four (C24 - C28)
Unit Four Lecture Objectives // Dictionary of Pronunciation // Medical Dictionary
 
  Chapters 25 & 26: The Digestion System and Metabolism
 
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The Digestive System & Metabolism - Part A (Learning Objectives 1 - 9)
    * The Digestive System & Metabolism - Part B (Learning Objectives 10 - 14)
       
   
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    * The Large Instestine: Structure and Function
    * Reflexes in the Colon
   
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Audio Review / Physiology of the Digestive System
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    Study Guides
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    Articles of Interest / Optional / Not Required
    * The Making of the Fittest: Got Lactase? Co-evolution of Genes and Culture (15 min video)
    ** How the Body Uses Fat (27 slide animation // HHMI)
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Neandertal Teeth - What they tell us about our cousins.
   
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    * What Role Does our Microbiome Play in a Healthy Diet? by Dr. Tim Spector (video 37 min)
       
   
A Special Report on Sugar - Killing Us One Tablespoon at a Time / Dr. Robert Lutsig M.D. is a leader in the field of neuroendocrinology research, an educator, and athority on sugar and its effects on the brain and general physiology. Dr. Lutsig M.D. has made headlines by calling sugar a poison and his recommendation to make sugar a "controlled substance"!
       
   
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The Cause of Obsesity by Dr. Robert Lutsig, M.D.
   
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The Bitter Truth (1:29:28) Dr. Robert Lutsig, M.D.
   
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"The Trouble with Fructorse: A Darwinian Perspective" Dr. Lustig, MD
       
   
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Sugar Should Be Regulated as a Toxic Substance
    * The Trouble with Gluten
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    Topics of Interest / Not Required
    * Vomiting
    * Pathophysiology of the Digestive System
       
    * GIF Showing Wight Loss Over Time
       
 
  Chapter 23 - Urinary System
 
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The Urinary System
       
    Homework Assignments / Matched to Learning Objectives / Highly Recommended
    * Kidney Function (HHMI)
   
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    Study Guides
    * C23 Study Guide (Hot List Questions)
       
    Articles of Interest / Not Required
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    * Micturition and Hemodialysis
    * Pathophysiology of the Urinary System
       
 
  Chapter 24 - Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Homeostasis
 
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Homeostatic Regulations and Water Balance
       
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Audio Review / Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
   
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Audio Review / Acid Base Balance
       
    Study Guides
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    Articles of Interest / Not Required
    * Cystitis: A bacterial urinary tract and/or bladder infection
    * Micturition and Renal Insufficiency
    * Recent events in Flint, Michigan have again illustrated a failure at the intersection of science and public policy. This has resulted in catastrophic consequences. Here are two review articles about lead that you may want to read: Lead Poisoning // Correlation Between Lead Poisoning and Crime
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  Male and Female Reproductive System (Chapter 27 & C28)
 
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    * Male and Female Reproductive System
       
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Audio Review / Female Reporductive Sytem
   
 
    Study Guides
    * Study Guide C27 & 28 -HL
       
    Articles of Interest / Not Required
    * Baby's First Organ - The Placenta SA
   
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Return of the Clap / Bacteria Develop Resistance to Anitbiotics
    ** Female Reproductive Health - Scientific America
      >Introduction: "The science of women's reproductive heatlth has huge gaps" - SA
      > The Point of a Period
      > Set It and Forget It?
      > Maternal Mortality
      > Eggs On Ice
      > Menstral Cycle Composit Graphic Only
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    * Early Embryonic Development: The Blastocyte
    * Baby's First Organ - The Placenta (Illustration)
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    * Pathophysiology: Complications of Pregnancy
    * Pathophysiology: Reproductive Disorders
       
Lecture: Unit 1 - Unit 2 - Unit 3 - Unit 4 ////////////Lab: Unit 1 - Unit 2 - Unit 3 - Unit 4