Flashcards in 22.214.171.124 Homeostasis and negative feedback Deck (5)
What is negative feedback?
When a change causes a response that leads to a reduction in that change (return to optimum)
Describe the sequence of events that occur during a response to a stimulus (both hormonal and nervous)
The maintenance of a constant internal environment.
To what are we referring when we say that homeostasis maintain our 'internal environment'?
The tissue fluids.