Homeostasis

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What 4 things need to be balanced in the body?
1.Blood glucose 2.Iron 3.Water 4.Body temperature
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How does the body get rid of water?
Urinating, sweating or respiration
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What does the body do to cool down the body down and how?
Sweating. Its cools down the body by evaporating the heat
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What does the body do to warm the body up and how?
Erector muscles pull hairs up, which trap in any heat
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What is type 1 diabetes caused by?
The body not producing enough insulin
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What must some with type 1 diabetes do to control it?
Vary their diet and regularly inject them selves with insulin
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What is type 2 diabetes caused by?
Unhealthy diet and obesity
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What must someone with type 2 diabetes do to control it?
Maintain a healthy diet and exercise
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What do enzymes do?
Keep the body under control and can speed up chemical reactions in cells
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