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Access is provided via direct link. Click the Newsbank logo to be directed to Moodle, scoll down to Newsbank for direct link. "Featuring more than 650 news sources from across Australia, Access Australia: 2021 Edition is essential for any researcher whose work intersects with modern Australian history. This fully searchable online resource offers the complete text of thousands of news articles, editorials, obituaries, classifieds and more. Coverage for most titles starts in the 1980s, 1990s or 2000s and continues through the present day. Access Australia includes influential news sources from every state and territory."
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"The vascular system, also known as the circulatory system or the cardiovascular system (terms that usually also include the lymphatic system), is faced with the enormous task of supplying every cell of the human body with a constant supply of the oxygen and nutrients needed to sustain life ... "
"The heart is a fist-sized organ located in the lower left quarter of the chest. It consists of four chambers: the right and left atria on top and the right and left ventricles at the bottom. The chambers are enclosed in three layers of tissue: the outer layer (epicardium), the middle layer (myocardium), and the inner layer (endocardium) ... "
Human Respiratory system
"The human respiratory system is the set of tissues and organs responsible for exchanging oxygen from the surrounding environment with carbon dioxide produced in the body. The major parts of a person’s respiratory system are the lungs, the diaphragm, the trachea (also called the windpipe), the bronchi or bronchial tubes, the mouth, and the nose ... "
Respiratory Diseases and Smoking
"Smoking tobacco is the primary cause of a number of respiratory diseases, the most serious being chronic bronchitis, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and lung cancer ... "
Human Digestive system
"Human digestive system, the system used in the human body for the process of digestion. The human digestive system consists primarily of the digestive tract, or the series of structures and organs through which food and liquids pass during their processing into forms absorbable into the bloodstream ... "
Digestive System Disease
"Digestive system disease, any of the diseases that affect the human digestive tract. Such disorders may affect the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), pancreas, liver, or biliary tract ... "