Unformatted text preview: )? 4. What does the body do to regulate metabolism, what organ(s) are in charge of its regulation, and what do they use to regulate it? 5. How does the body maintain normal levels of blood glucose when fasting, i.e. in the post-adsorptive state? 6. A diabetic patient undergoes surgery. Would you say that he/she should increase or decrease insulin intake and why? 7. There are a variety of reasons that a person’s metabolism may prevent them from losing weight easily. Name 2 of the reasons presented in class and indicate why this may prevent weight loss. What is they evolutionary reason for this?...
View Full Document
- Spring '10
- Enzyme, blood glucose, Carbohydrate, BENG 140B Homework, high plasma triglyceride