External breathing process

The term "breathing" refers to two distinct processes: cellular or internal respiration, or one of the chemical reactions that take place inside the cell and part of the cellular metabolism. This biochemical process that takes place in the mitochondria and sees oxygen (O2) react with lipids, carbohydrates and amino acids. The reaction produces: carbon dioxide … Continue reading External breathing process

Thoracic diaphragm – introduction

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step" - Lao Tzu Since my adventure in studying anatomy started with "breath" I determined to begin this project with the thoracic diaphragm, the main muscle of respiration. At some point in life I figured there was something missing. Not in a "romantic" manner, however in an "anatomical" … Continue reading Thoracic diaphragm – introduction