Human Body

Human Tissue For Sale: What are the Costs?

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Article from the Western Journal of Medicine published in November of 2000.

Tissue Banks Trigger Worry About Ownership Issues

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Article from the Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) published in September 2006.

Paying Patients for Their Tissue: The Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

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Article originally published in Science on July 6, 2012.

Do We Own Our Bodily Tissues?

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An opinion piece from Voices of San Diego, a member-based news organization, written by Margaret Ng Thow Hing and published in April 2012.

Body Systems Collection

A collection of 6 books all about the body and body systems.

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Judy Moody, M.D.: The Doctor Is In (Unabridged)

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That's because Class 3T is studying the Amazing Human Body. Judy, who idolizes Elizabeth Blackwell, First Woman Doctor, can hardly wait to begin her better-than-best-ever third-grade projects - like show-and-tell with something way rarer than a scab, a real-live ooey-gooey operation, and a cloning experiment that may create double trouble for Judy and her friends!

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510L
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01:41
Judy Moody, M.D.: The Doctor Is In (Unabridged)

Body Parts & Grooming (2006)

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Do you know how to wash your hands, brush your teeth and comb your hair? This program teaches children all about their body — and how to keep it clean.

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Primary
Elementary
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00:30
Body Parts & Grooming

Eyeball (1994)

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Look no further… Bill Nye is on the ball – the eyeball.

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Elementary
Middle
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00:23
Eyeball

Digestion (1993)

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Take time to digest this show.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
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00:23
Digestion

Respiration (1995)

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Bill Nye the Science Guy will take your breath away in the “Respiration” episode.

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Elementary
Middle
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00:23
Respiration

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