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Respiratory system

The air passes through the mouth and nose, down the throat, past the larynx and vocal cords, and through the bronchial tubes into the lungs.


Eye disorders range from mild conjunctivitis to serious disorders such as glaucoma (“green star”).


Hormones are chemical messengers and signaling molecules that regulate various processes in the body. Many hormones regulate processes that affect the entire body.