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101 Questions About Blood and Circulation, With Answers Straight From the Heart

Brynie, Faith Hickman (Book - 2001 )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
101 Questions About Blood and Circulation, With Answers Straight From the Heart
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Finally A book that makes blood and the circulatory system understandable. With succinct, evocative and unfailingly interesting answers, Faith Hickman Brynie answers such questions as Does my heart get tired?; Is heartburn really heart burn?; What is blood poisoning?; and more. The questions have been culled from thousands asked by teens.
Authors: Brynie, Faith Hickman, 1946-
Title: 101 questions about blood and circulation, with answers straight from the heart
Publisher: Brookfield, Conn. : Twenty-First Century Books, 2001
Characteristics: 176 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Faith Hickman Brynie
Contents: Questions that should come first
Feature: St. Valentine gets a chemistry lesson
Questions about the heart
Feature: Trailing the TAH
Questions about blood
Feature: Who ya gonna call? Clot busters!
Questions about when things go wrong
Feature: A day in the life of a perfusionist
Questions about your healthy heart
Feature: Test your heart smarts
In closing
Table 1: Some endocrine glands and their products and actions
Table 2: The cells of the immune system
Table 3: Some vitamins and minerals: Benefits, cautions, and sources
ISBN: 0761314555
Branch Call Number: j 612.1 B916o 2001
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-161) and index
Subject Headings: Children's questions and answers Heart Juvenile miscellanea Blood Juvenile miscellanea Cardiovascular system Juvenile miscellanea Blood Circulation Juvenile literature Cardiovascular system Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Children's questions and answers
Heart
Blood
Cardiovascular system
Blood
Cardiovascular system
LCCN: 00032570
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Finally! A book that makes blood and the circulatory system understandable. With succinct, evocative and unfailingly interesting answers, Faith Hickman Brynie answers such questions as "Does my heart get tired?"; "Is heartburn really heart burn?"; "What is blood poisoning... Read More »


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This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. FD 100 B 2001

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