RESPIRATORY ASTHMA Body Homeostasis
Body Homeostasis BIO 110 Assignment:
Choose one organ system listed below. Describe the normal role this system has in maintaining homeostasis in the human body. Include the organs involved and their general functions. Describe how they function together to maintain homeostasis.
Then choose one of the disorders associated with the organ system you chose (also listed). Describe how this disorder changes the normal function of the body system and how the change ultimately disrupts the homeostatic balance of the body.
Submission format – CHOOSE ONE FORMAT
Choice 1:. Provide this response as a typed, double spaced (1-inch margins, 12 point Times New Roman or Calibri font). MAXIMUM of 2 pages (anything over 2 pages will not be graded).
Submit in hard-copy in class or via blackboard. If you submit via blackboard, you must be uploaded as either a .pdf or .doc/.docx file format.
Choice 2: Poster/diagram format. Provide the response in the form of a poster or diagram. This format should provide images with appropriate labels and descriptions of the homeostatic mechanism(s) for both normal function and the malfunction. You may do this by hand or with computer software.
Submission should be no larger than 11×14. You may use up to 2 pages. You must submit in hard-copy form in class.
ALL SUBMISSIONS: Must contain the references used. Be cautious of plagiarism. Do not just paraphrase a textbook or website!