Homeostasis is the state of steady internal, physical, and chemical conditions maintained by living systems. This is the condition of optimal functioning for the organism and includes many variables, such as body temperature and fluid balance.
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Homeostasis Within the Nervous System
Homeostasis is the condition of equilibrium in the body’s internal environment due to the consistent interaction of the body’s main regulatory processes....
Last modified: 15th Dec 2020
The Importance of Homeostasis in Development on Hyperthyroidism
A female patient, 37 years old, came into clinic complaining mainly of difficulty sleeping, fatigue, frequent bowel movements and heart palpitations. As a physician, I needed to know more about the sy...
Last modified: 4th Jun 2020
Maintenance of Homeostatis and Treatments for Imbalance
Scenario 1 A patient is admitted to the ward with dehydration as shown by their low urinary output dry mouth and dry skin which has poor elasticity. Describe how homeostasis is normally ...
Last modified: 11th Feb 2020