Professor Hallux

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Learn about the human body with Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot! From happy hearts to extraordinary eyes, brilliant brains to gruesome germs...

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Why do our ears pop? (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

Hormones (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Special chemicals help make changes in cells, things like growing taller and even how you feel are all affected by hormones. Let’s take a closer look at them!

Liver and Pancreas (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Cleaning blood and breaking down fat, the liver and pancreas do really important jobs! Find out more with Professor Hallux’s More Physiology Fix-Up! 

The Nervous System (More Physiology Fix-Up)

It’s the reason we can walk, talk, move, see, touch, smell, hear, taste and even think! The nervous system is one of the coolest parts of the human body…

Blood Cells (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Red and white blood cells, what cell does what job and how do they help us? Professor Hallux investigates! 

Respiratory System (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Party ballons create Professor Hallux’s new respiratory system. Are they up to the job of making Body breathe?

What happens if we don’t drink enough water?

Professor Hallux explores the side-effects of not drinking enough water. It can make you lose your concentration and cause headaches – and can even result in serious illness!

How much water should I be drinking?

In this episode, Professor Hallux explores how much water we should be drinking and why you might need more at certain times. Those times might be when you’re unwell, or in a hot place, or when exercising!

Times to remember to drink more water

Whilst drinking water at any time of the day is a great thing to do, your body might be able to do more with the water at different times of the day.
It all depends on what you’re doing just before, during, and just after you’re drinking. …