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Your Body Systems: An Overview <br />Lyz Donley<br />
Body Systems<br />Your body is a complex network of systems<br />There are 11 body systems<br />Each system has its own fu...
The Integumentary System <br />Provides support and protection of body<br />Regulates body temperature<br />System made up...
Fingernails and toenails
Hair
Select glands</li></li></ul><li>The Skeletal System<br />Provides support and protection<br />Aids in body movement<br />P...
Cartilage</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.bestanimations.com/Humans/Skeletons/Skeleton-04-june.gif<br />
The Muscular System<br />Aids in body movement<br />Produces heat and maintains temperature<br />System made up of:<br /><...
Muscles
Ligaments
Tendons</li></ul>Image provided by: http://waukesha.uwc.edu/lib/reserves/pdf/zillgitt/zoo234/diagrams/unit2/ZOO%20234%20Mu...
The Nervous System<br />Sometimes called the Central Nervous System (CNS)<br />Controls all of the body systems<br />Syste...
Spinal chord
Nerves </li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/welcome/features/20071017_Medicine_whitematter/Photos/hea...
The Endocrine System<br />Secretes hormones and maintains hormonal balance<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Select gla...
Thyroid
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  1. 1. Your Body Systems: An Overview <br />Lyz Donley<br />
  2. 2. Body Systems<br />Your body is a complex network of systems<br />There are 11 body systems<br />Each system has its own function<br />The systems all work together<br />Image provided by: http://alvando4life.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/body-systems.jpg<br />
  3. 3. The Integumentary System <br />Provides support and protection of body<br />Regulates body temperature<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Skin- the largest organ in the body
  4. 4. Fingernails and toenails
  5. 5. Hair
  6. 6. Select glands</li></li></ul><li>The Skeletal System<br />Provides support and protection<br />Aids in body movement<br />Produces blood cells<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Bones
  7. 7. Cartilage</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.bestanimations.com/Humans/Skeletons/Skeleton-04-june.gif<br />
  8. 8. The Muscular System<br />Aids in body movement<br />Produces heat and maintains temperature<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Select organs
  9. 9. Muscles
  10. 10. Ligaments
  11. 11. Tendons</li></ul>Image provided by: http://waukesha.uwc.edu/lib/reserves/pdf/zillgitt/zoo234/diagrams/unit2/ZOO%20234%20Muscular%20System%20Anterior%20View.jpg<br />
  12. 12. The Nervous System<br />Sometimes called the Central Nervous System (CNS)<br />Controls all of the body systems<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Brain- contains neurons
  13. 13. Spinal chord
  14. 14. Nerves </li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/welcome/features/20071017_Medicine_whitematter/Photos/head_and_brain.jpg<br />
  15. 15. The Endocrine System<br />Secretes hormones and maintains hormonal balance<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Select glands and tissues that secrete hormones
  16. 16. Thyroid
  17. 17. Ovaries/testes
  18. 18. Etc.</li></li></ul><li>The Cardiovascular System<br />Also called the circulatory system<br />Carries nutrients to cells and waste from cells<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Heart
  19. 19. Blood
  20. 20. Veins
  21. 21. Arteries </li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.amazing-animations.com/animated-hearts.php<br />
  22. 22. The Lymphatic System<br />Defends the body against disease<br />Maintains fluid balance<br />Helps in fat absorption<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Lymphatic vessels
  23. 23. Lymphatic glands
  24. 24. Thymus gland
  25. 25. Lymphatic organs
  26. 26. Spleen</li></li></ul><li>The Respiratory System<br />Gas exchange<br /><ul><li>Inspiration- breathing in
  27. 27. Expiration- breathing out</li></ul>Maintains blood pH<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Lungs
  28. 28. Airways
  29. 29. Respiratory muscles
  30. 30. Diaphragm </li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.elements4health.com/images/stories/conditions/lungs.jpg<br />
  31. 31. The Digestive System<br />Breaks down and absorbs food<br />Eliminates waste<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Esophagus
  32. 32. Stomach
  33. 33. Large and small intestines
  34. 34. Etc.</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.pycomall.com/images/P/stomach.jpg<br />
  35. 35. The Urinary System<br />Produces urine<br />Excretes waste<br />Maintains water-salt balance of blood<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Urinary bladder
  36. 36. Kidneys
  37. 37. Etc.</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.rush.edu/rumc/images/ei_0273.gif<br />
  38. 38. THE NEXT 2 SLIDES CONTAIN DIAGRAMS OF REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS!!!!!<br />Image provided by: http://www.organicdesign.co.nz/files/thumb/1/17/Warning.svg/600px-Warning.svg.png<br />
  39. 39. The Reproductive System (Male)<br />Reproductive organs called genitals<br />Production of sperm<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Testicles
  40. 40. Penis
  41. 41. Etc.</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.medindia.net/know_ur_body/images/male-reproductive-system.gif<br />
  42. 42. The Female Reproductive System<br />Production of ovum (egg)<br />Where the baby develops during pregnancy<br />System made up of:<br /><ul><li>Uterus
  43. 43. Ovaries
  44. 44. Etc.</li></ul>Image provided by: http://www.riversideonline.com/source/images/image_popup/ww5r021.jpg<br />
  45. 45. Sources<br />Information provided by<br />Longenbaker, Susannah Nelson, Mader’s Understanding Human Anatomy & Physiology: Sixth Edition. McGraw-Hill.<br />

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