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31 March, 19:18

The heart is protected from the bones by the.

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  1. 31 March, 19:48
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    The heart is protected from the bones by the rib cage or the thoracic cage. It protects both the heart and the lungs. The rib cage is composed of 12 pair of ribs, the sternum and thoracic vertebrae. All ribs are connected to the thoracic vertebrae. The rib cage also do not only protect the heart and lungs but also support the body and aid in respiratory function.
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