Save time with HUMAN BIOLOGY and accompanying technology resources! Highlighting biologys relevance to your own life, this biology text shows you how an understanding of basic concepts of human biology can help you think critically and make informed decisions. Each chapter opens with a real-life biology-related issue or research finding such as the obesity epidemic, unregulated food supplements, hormone disrupters in food and water supplies, and the effects of Ecstasy on the nervous system. Step-by-step art, summaries, diagrams, key icons with cross-references to earlier sections, and key terms help introduce and reinforce important concepts. Studying is made easy with ThomsonNOW and a book-specific website that provides flashcards, quizzes, a glossary, and weblinks.Starr, Cecie is the author of 'Human Biology' with ISBN 9780534381448 and ISBN 0534381448.