Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System (The RAAS)

>>Hello and welcome to the Penguin Prof Channel. In today’s episode we’re going to look at this beast the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system. People try and memorize this. Oh my goodness, don’t do it. We’re going to do it Penguin Prof style so you understand it and don’t have to memorize it. If you find these videos…

Type 1 Diabetes | Nucleus Health

Type 1 diabetes is a condition in which your pancreas does not produce insulin, a hormone your body needs to maintain proper blood sugar levels. After you eat foods that contain carbohydrates, chemicals in your small intestine break them down into single sugar molecules called glucose. Next, the cells lining your small intestine absorb the…

What causes kidney stones? – Arash Shadman

The biggest kidney stone on record weighed more than a kilogram and was 17 centimeters in diameter. The patient didn’t actually swallow a stone the size of a coconut. Kidney stones form inside the body, but unfortunately, they’re extremely painful to get out. A kidney stone is a hard mass of crystals that can form…