The wisdom of the body
This book includes information about the regulation of body fluids, thirst, hunger, temperature, oxygen supply, sugar, water, and body proteins. It also disusses the role of the sympathetic-adrenal mechanism.
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THE FLUID MATRIX OF THE BODY
THE SAFEGUARDING OF AN EFFECTIVE FLUID MATRIX
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abdominal acid action activity adjustments adrenal glands adrenin agencies alkaline amount animals arterial beat blood plasma blood pressure blood sugar blood vessels bodily body temperature brain calcium calories Cannon capillaries carbon dioxide carbonic acid cause cells circulation clotting cold concentration constancy continuous contraction corpuscles denervated heart discharge disturbance effects evidence extra fibers flow fluid matrix functions ganglia glucose glycemic glycogen heart rate heat debt hemorrhage homeostasis hunger hypoglycemia increase injected insulin internal environment Journ kidneys lactic acid liver loss lungs lymph ments metabolism milligrams milligrams per cent minute muscles muscular nervous system normal observations organism oxygen pancreas Physiol physiological plasma preganglionic fibers preserve processes produced protein reaction reduced reflex region removed respiratory salivary salt secretion sensation shivering skin sodium sodium chloride stability stimulation stomach storage substances supply sweat sympathectomized sympathetic system sympathico-adrenal system thirst thyroid tion tissue vagus nerves veins