"The Digestive System"
ABOUT THIS LESSON: Anatomy & Physiology, Digestive System

Lesson 6 of 17. This module is where we get the giggles out, and see how everything else gets out. It’s full of the science and knowledge we need, with plenty of things to keep the kids snickering, and having a good time learning it. We cover the digestive system from chewing your food, all the way to the final product. We cover the organs involved and the chemical process of breaking it all down.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:   Aaron Messina

     I am a Paramedic with 11 years of experience providing emergency medical care. I have worked in various counties providing treatment and transport of the sick and injured. During this time, I also worked in the collections and processing of blood and blood products for a major hospital. I have worked in the emergency department of a local hospital as a technician, directly assisting doctors and nurses in that setting. I have been a CPR instructor for 3 years and recently became a state certified EMS instructor. Currently, I am also working as a wildland fire line medic and obtaining my certifications in critical care transport and flight medicine. I am a father of two daughters, who I educate with the help of my beautiful wife. Thank you for giving your children access to this material and I hope they enjoy learning it as much as I enjoy teaching it.