The first stage of labour
The first stage of labour consists of early labour, active labour and the transitional
Early labour is where the cervix begins to prepare for giving birth by thinning out and
It will also shift position so that
The cardiovascular system is made up of two complex components:
The Heart (Cardio) the pump which moves the circulating blood volume.
The blood vessels (Vascular) are the transport network across the body.
The right si
Renal and Urinary system textbook notes
The urinary system is made up of the following:
The urethra to exit the body
The main functions of the kidneys are;
The formation of urine,
Maintaining water, acid-base
Rhinovirus - Involved in the common cold
HIV - Infects the lymphatic system - Binds to the CD4 on the T Cells, T cells create the coordinated
immunological response, when HIV infects and damages the system to a certain point it res
The Effects of Exercise on the Human Body
Cardiovascular impact SHORT TERM
Increase in heart rate
Stroke volume increases by up to 80 milliliters
Both of these contribute to an increase in
cardiac output. From the usual 5 ltrs/min to
(up to) 4
Homeostasis is the regulation and maintaing of the body's internal
The levels need to be controlled so that the body can function properly,
for example enzymes work at optimum temperatures/ pH levels around
the body, so in order t
Muscular skeletal system
206 bones, skeleton weighs around 10-12 kgs, the muscular skeletal
system provides support and allows us to move due to articulated joints.
Plays a role in calcium homeostasis.
MSK provides protection for internal organs