Endocrine System

The endocrine system is the collection of glands that produce hormones that regulate metabolism, growth and development, tissue function, sexual function, reproduction, sleep, and mood, among other things. This includes thyroid, prostate, pineal, pancreas; all in all, anything hormone related. For your convenience, we have gathered all the information related to these topics in this section.


GET TO KNOW YOUR GLANDS Endocrine System

GET TO KNOW YOUR GLANDS and their function Glands are the silent soldiers of the body which keep it protected and functioning properly without attracting too much attention. Unfortunately, most of us find out about our glands is when they dysfunction and our body begins to go haywire. Glands are organs in the human or animal body which secrete particular chemical substances for use in...

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ENLARGED PROSTATE / BPH Endocrine System

ENLARGED PROSTATE / BPH WHAT IS IT Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is an enlarged prostate. Prostate is a walnut-sized gland in men located between the bladder and the penis. It goes through two main growth periods as a man ages. The first occurs early in puberty, when the prostate doubles in size. The second phase of growth begins around age 25 and continues during most...

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