The Distribution and Constituents of Fluids in the Human Body

1772 WordsFeb 18, 20187 Pages
The distribution and constituents of fluids in the human body P3: Describe the distribution and constituents of body fluids M2: Explain functions of the constituents of body fluids Our bodies are on average about 60% water, water is so important and we cannot live without it as it; regulates our body temperature, moves nutrients through cells, keeps our mucous membranes moist and flushes waste out of our bodies. In this assignment I am going to be describing the distribution and constituents of the body fluids and explain the functions of the constituents of the body fluids. This assignment is mainly about the importance of water and its role within the body and all of its distinctive properties. In this assignment I am going to be discussing the distribution and constituents of fluids within the body. In the first part of the assignment I am going to be describing the distribution and constituents of body fluids. This will include the distribution of water within the body, the constituents of various intracellular and extracellular body fluids and I will also include examples. I am then going to give examples of the solutes and what they contain. I am then going to give an explanation of water within the body, the location and the function of five electrolytes that are found within the body and the importance of maintaining this balance. I am finally going to include how the three buffer systems help to control the pH within the body. Distribution of
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