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Balance body functions
What depends on the body's ability to maintain or restore homeostasis
Homeostasis is the term used to describe the relative constancy of the body's what?
The basic type of homeostatic control system in the body is called a what?
feed back loop
Homeostatic control mechanisms are categorized as what two types of feedback loops?
positive or negative
Negative feedback loops tend to do what?
Positive feedback control loops are what?
Changes and functions that occur during the early years are called what?
Changes and functions that occur after young adulthood are called what?