The Ultimate Guide: Human Body DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC777862
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 55
Copyright: 2005

Alt Formats:
Teacher's Guide
Free Resources
Marc Record

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When illness strikes, how does the body react to protect itself? Segments cover basic physiology, the job of the immune system, and a treatment for cancer that channels the body's own resistance.
  • HUMAN BODY WORKS: Demonstrates how numerous parts of the body allow it to move, think, heal, and feel.
  • FLU FIGHTERS: Goes inside the human body to see how it fights a flu virus.
  • KEEPING CANCER AT BAY: Follows a patient battling melanoma to find out how cancer cells grow, and chronicles a revolutionary course of treatment that uses the body's natural immune response to counter the disease.