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Chapter 1 Homeostasis in Person-Centered Practice
Chapter 3 Genetic and Epigenetic Control of Biological Systems
Chapter 4 The Human Microbiome and Health
Chapter 6 Special and General Senses: Responding to the Environment
Chapter 8 The Digestive System: Nutrient Supply and Waste Elimination
Chapter 9 Metabolism and Liver Function
Chapter 14 Skin and Temperature Regulation
Chapter 16 The Reproductive Systems
Chapter 17 Development through the Life Span