Great book would recomend to anyone doing pre health studies or nursing
This textbook covers the main topics required by GCSE syllabuses in human biology. It can also supplement GCSE biology courses and provide a basic reference for all students needing a grounding in human biology. Each unit is dealt with in a double-page spread with text on the left-hand page and diagrams on the right, allowing each topic to be easily assimilated. Simply-worded text with clear explanations of important technical terms, a detailed glossary, and vocabulary and comprehension tests reinforce understanding throughout the book.
Table of Contents
1. The position of humans in the animal kingdom; 2. Cells and metabolism; 3. Tissues, organs, and organ systems; 4. The skeleton, muscles, and movement; 5. Nutrition; 6. The circulatory system; 7. The respiratory system; 8. Homeostasis; 9. Sense organs; 10. The nervous system; 11. Reproduction; 12. Heredity; 13. The causes and prevention of disease; 14. Immunity