Posted on September 19, 2009 at 3:55pm
Instantly putting the body in a condition to heal itself.
Homeostasis is the tendency of biological systems to maintain stability while continually adjusting to conditions that are optimal for survival. Homeostatic mechanisms are necessary for the body to regain its balance when disease or injury occurs and to maintain that balance if it is to remain healthy.
For our understanding homeostasis shall refer to the cells ability to function in their optimal state with the following… Continue