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How does the reproductive system help maintain homeostasis?
March 20, 2011 11:06PM
It is my understanding that the reproductive system doesn't contribute to homeostasis. The reason for this is because it has nothing to do with keeping us alive - its job is to keep the species alive.
Having said that, the sex hormones do have an effect on other body systems. An imbalance can lead to various disorders.