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Unit 8AssignmentBodies inBalanceCassandra PetersonSC121 Human Anatomy & Physiology 1 & Section 112/09/2016
Part 1Bodies in Balance
IntroductionHi! My name is Cassandra Peterson and I am a collegestudent at Kaplan University.I am here today to inform you about a new andexciting course that will be available for you next year.
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGYWhat is Anatomy & Physiology?Anatomy: The study of the structure of an organismand the relationships of its parts.Physiology: The study of the functions of an organismand its parts. Greek for “study of nature”.What is studied in such a course?
Homeostasis :The Great Balancing Act!What is Homeostasis?**HINT**Everything in your body workingtogether to maintain homeostasis.Why do you thinkhomeostasis is studied inA & P classes.
Feedback MechanismsAn example of a feedback systemwould be the control of bodytemperature.Thesereceptorssend theirinformation to the control centerThe temperature control center in

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Physiology, Homeostasis, Human Anatomy Physiology

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