INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM: HOW TATTOO INK IS DISPERSED INTO THE SKIN

The integumentary system is the body’s largest organ. It refers to the skin and its associated structures such as: hair, nails, and glands. The skin provides multiple functions like; protection which provides a barrier against harmful substances, sensation- this allows the nerve ending to detect touch, pressure, pain, and temperature, …

The Human Brain and Depression

Why Does a Major Depressive Disorder Change Your Brain? Major depressive disorder (MDD) is characterized by persistent low mood, often accompanied by cognitive dysfunction, physical symptoms, and impaired social function. No one knows for sure what causes depression, but researchers have determined that it is definitely a disorder that has biological …

Analysis of the History of Breast Cancer in Renaissance Italy Through Art

On the first night of class, Professor Larson mentioned some students were likely taking the class because they plan on going to medical school. By taking this class, they could expand their understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the body for the purpose of treating its diseases in possible …