What body systems work together to maintain homeostasis

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skeletal system

Bone marrow produces red blood cells. Bones allow body to move in response to stimuli.

muscular system

maintains body temperatures by shivering when cold. Moves body in response to stimuli.

cardiovascular system

provides sugar and oxygen for production of energy (ATP). Helps maintain body temperature. Transports waste for excretion. White blood cells help with immunity.

lymphatic system

Maintains water balance. Helps with immunity.

respiratory system

Maintains correct ration of oxygen/carbon dioxide in blood.

digestive system

Provides nutrients for new cells. Makes ATP. Removes feces.

excretory system and urinary system

Removes all cellular waste products (toxins) from body. Endocrine system maintains water and salt in cells for proper cell function.

nervous system

Electrical signals tell the body what to do to maintain balance.

endocrine system

Chemical signals regulate balance. Signals for the repair and production of tissues. Flight or fight response.

reproductive system

Testes and ovaries secrete male/female hormones that regulate sperm/egg production. Passes on geneic information to offspring.

integumentary system

Fights off harmful pathogens that enter into the body.

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