Allostasis , Homeostasis and the Cost of Physiological Adaptation

Abstract

Quite well established are the concepts of homeostasis and balance as well as biological and behavioral adaptation to maintain homeostasis. They may be traced to antiquity, both in the Western and Eastern traditions. Homeostatic concepts emphasize the interaction between brain, body, and environment. Concepts of homeostasis and adaptation have been a… (More)

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@inproceedings{Schulkin2005AllostasisH, title={Allostasis , Homeostasis and the Cost of Physiological Adaptation}, author={Jay Schulkin}, year={2005} }