Born to Walk, Second Edition

  • Author: James Earls
  • Release Date : 2020-06-23
  • Genre: Sports & Outdoors
  • File Size: 14549793 Bytes

The revised edition of the definitive book on the mechanics, mysteries, and methods of upright walkingThe ability to walk upright on two legs is one of the major traits distinguishing us as humans, and yet the reasons for its development remain a mystery among scientists. In Born to Walk, author James Earls explores the mystery of walking's evolution by describing the complex mechanisms enabling us to be efficient in bipedal gait. Viewing the whole body as an interconnected unit, he explains how we can regain a flowing efficiency within our gait--an efficiency which is part of our natural design. Based on Thomas Myers's Anatomy Trains model of human anatomy, as well as the latest science in paleoanthropology, sports medicine, and anatomy, Earls's wor...

Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions II: Brain and Cranial Nerves

  • Author: Dr. Evelyn J. Biluk
  • Release Date : 2011-10-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 46522 Bytes

This is a collection of the fill in the blank questions on the brain and cranial nerves. Topics covered include brain organization, protection, blood supply, cerebrospinal fluid, brain stem, medulla, pons, midbrain, reticular formation, cerebellum, diencephalon, thalamus, hypothalamus, epithalamus, cerebrum, organization of the cerebral cortex and cranial nerves. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Human Anatomy and Physiology I or II or General Anatomy and Physiology or Advanced Anatomy and Physiology....