101 Questions about Blood and Circulation, with Answers Straight from the Heart: With Answers Straight from the Heart

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Twenty-First Century Books, Jan 1, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 176 pages
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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.
  

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Written in such an accessible way for grade school and middle school kids (and their corresponding teachers). I learned quite a bit about blood without feeling like I had a textbook in my hands. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
9
CHAPTER
40
CHAPTER THREE
59
CHAPTER FOUR
87
A Day in the Life of a Perfusionist
113
CHAPTER FIVE
117
Test Your Heart Smarts
142
In Closing
148
Notes
155
Glossary
162
For Further Information
168
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About the author (2001)

Faith Hickman Brynie is a writer specializing in science and health; she holds a Ph.D. in Science Education, Curriculum, and Instruction from the University of Colorado. She is a frequent writer for the children's science magazine Odyssey as well as the editor of various elementary school science textbooks.

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