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[homeostasis] Living systems respond to shocks and changes in such a way as to reduce their impact

[homeostasis] Living systems respond to shocks and changes in such a way as to reduce their impact [homeostasis] Living systems respond to shocks and changes in such a way as to reduce their impact
Source: Erzebet S via fineartamerica
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In biology, 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, being kept within certain pre-set limits (homeostatic range).

[...] Each of these variables is controlled by one or more regulators or homeostatic mechanisms, which together maintain life.

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