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Learn the Lobes of the Brain

Post type: Interactive Media

This interactive illustration is designed to teach the lobes of the human brain in sagittal section. Students can test themselves by hovering over the brain to reveal the labels one at a time.

The interactivity was created using only the CSS hover feature. For a more detailed description of creating an illustration like this, read this tutorial written by illustrator Memori Otsuka.

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Diseases Related to Smoking

Post type: Illustration

This illustration is designed to educate patients about the wide range of diseases and cancers that are associated with chronic smoking. It doesn’t give any detail about specific diseases but illustrates how smoking related disease can effect many different parts of your body.

This illustration is part of the iMD Health library of images. This illustration would be used by a doctor or pharmacist as a visual aid to explain the risks of smoking related disease to a patient considering a smoking cessation treatment program.

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Neuroendocrinology of Lactation

Post type: Illustration
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detail of the pituitary gland

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detail of the mammary gland

This illustration is intended to communicate the neural and endocrine pathways of the milk ejection reflex in humans. The illustration differentiates between the anatomy of the adenohypophysis and neurohypophysis and how they stimulate the productions of the hormones necessary for milk production and ejection.

This illustration is a mock up for a full page textbook layout in a chapter on Neuroanatomy or Endocrinology.