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Human Reproduction

A sequel to Growing Girls, tells the story of human gestation from fertilization to the birth of a child. (Age group: 11-13 years.) ... Read more
Produced by Dr. Arnold Gesell of the Yale Clinic of Child Development in conjunction with the Medical Film Institute of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Colour, 16 mm, Sd, excerpts. ... Read more
Fertilization; the uterus and its food supply for the fertilized egg cell; growth of the embryo; the foetal circulation and skeleton; the placenta; the developed embryo changes position preparatory to birth. Includes shots of a living embryo and shows, in a time-lapse eineradiograph extending over ... Read more
The family; differences between the sexes; changes during adolescence; characteristics of various body cells; the testes and spermatozoa; the ovaries and egg cells; fertilization and the early stages of cell division (a unique time-lapse photomicrograph. (Age group: 11 plus.) ... Read more
Action of the pituitary in initiating adolescence; the development of the breasts during adolescence and pregnancy; the menstrual cycle; examples of identical and ordinary twins. (Age group: 13 plus.) ... Read more
Animated drawings and diagrams are used to explain the physiology of menstruation, suggesting methods of care and hygiene. ... Read more
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