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Inferior Vena Cava: Road For Blood To The Heart

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The inferior vena cava, abbreviated as IVC, is alternatively known as posterior vena cava. The inferior vena cava is a large vein that enters the right atrium of the heart. It is one of the most significant veins in the human body tasked with transporting or carrying deoxygenated blood from the entire lower part of […]

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Train Leg Muscles With These Efficient Exercises

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Your legs are made up of different muscle groups. Getting the most out of training depends on working each group to get the best results. Typically the best training regime for your leg muscles is training that addresses all parts of the leg. See also: Leg muscle basics, Leg nerves and reflex motion in feet. […]

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Endocrine System and Glands Basic Overview

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Despite being of utmost importance most people don’t know much about the endocrine system and glands, but this part of the body controls everything in the body that proceeds slowly such as growth of the cells, versus faster processes in the body such as breathing, heartbeat and movement. The nervous system controls the faster processes […]

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Main Human Body Systems & Their Connections

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The human body is made up of several different systems that all have their own respective jobs but which all work together to allow the body to function optimally. Some systems overlap each other whereas others work on their own, but they all need to cooperate for the body to work and to ensure good […]

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