Window Wednesday


This M. L. Cooper Pharmacy window breaks down the composition of the human body by element. The body is made up of six main elements: oxygen, carbon, hydrogen, calcium, nitrogen, and phosphorous. Oxygen is the most abundant element in the human body, making up about 60% of the body.

How the body uses oxygen:

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Test Your Knowledge!

Periodic Table Game:

Chemical Elements & Symbols: