About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering human reflexes and ailments material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about human reflexes and ailments. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
- Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing information about yawning, hiccups and sneezing
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning heath and wellness (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam
How It Works:
- Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
- Refer to the lesson to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
- Complete your review with the Common Human Reflexes and Ailments chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Common Human Reflexes and Ailments chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any health and wellness question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: View lessons on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about human reflexes and ailments for a standard health and wellness course. Topics covered include:
- Reasons people yawn
- Causes for hiccups
- Phenomenon behind sneezing
- Why people get dizzy
1. Why Do People Yawn?
Yawning has been occurring since the dawn of time, and yet, the reason for this simple, open-mouthed act remains controversial. In this lesson, learn the definition of a yawn and several theories regarding its importance.
2. What Causes Hiccups?
There are many different possible causes of hiccups that will be discussed in this lesson. We will look at how they cause the hiccups and whether they cause short-term or long-term hiccups.
3. Why Do People Sneeze?
Why do people sneeze? In this lesson you will learn about this common (and sometimes comical) event, what triggers it, and even some interesting facts that you may find surprising!
4. What Causes Dizziness?
Have you ever felt dizzy before? What does dizzy even mean? And if you were dizzy at one point did you ever figure out why? This lesson goes over some of the many causes for dizziness.
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