endocrine gland

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Borrelia likes to destroy the body's connective tissue, and endocrine glands have a lot of connective tissue, so it is important to get antibiotics and other antimicrobials into those glands.
Women's Balancing Root Tea This is a wonderful tea to help regulate hormone production, tone and cleanse the liver and endocrine glands.
This pea-size "master gland" secretes hormones that control most of the other endocrine glands.
Some of the endocrine glands include the pituitary, thyroid and adrenal glands, the female ovaries and male testes.
The law aims to protect children from pesticides, including chemicals that disrupt the body's hormones and the endocrine glands that produce them.
Endocrine disruptors are chemicals that interfere with the action of hormones produced by the endocrine glands.
The development of tumors within specific endocrine glands characterizes each form.
It also helps women's libido by balancing hormones and stimulating endocrine glands.
The hyperplasia of parathyroid glands is often associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia, a genetic disorder that is characterized by adenomas in multiple endocrine glands, such as the pituitary, parathyroid, adrenal, and pancreas.
Hormone disrupters, or endocrine disrupters, chemical substances that impede the functioning of endocrine glands, are believed to lower reproductive functions in fish and birds.
Familial multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (FMEN1) is an inherited disorder that affects the endocrine glands.
This text is devoted to the diseases of the endocrine glands, including disorders of growth, the adrenal cortex and medulla, as well as sexual differentiation, thyroid, and parathyroid conditions and fluid balance alterations.
This system comprises endocrine glands (thyroid, adrenal, pituitary and others) and secretory organs (pancreas, hypothalamus) that release hormones directly into the blood stream and regulate the body functioning.
A low level of these elements can lead to different health issues linked to, for instance, the endocrine glands or the cardiovascular system.