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Summary:This video provides a complete introduction to homeostatic mechanisms within the body by observing what happens in the body during a marathon race. By monitoring various physiological responses of one [of] the runners, we show many changes and adjustment being made as the race progresses.
Provider:Granada Television
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Human physiology
Body, Human
Credits:Narrator, Phil Griffin. Camera, John Podpadec ; editor, John Thomas ; music, Amos Zamorski.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
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