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Endocrine System: Organs and Its Functions

How is Endocrine system works

What is the endocrine system? Your endocrine system is made up of several organs called glands. These glands, located all over your body, create and secrete (release) hormones. Hormones are chemicals that coordinate different functions in your body by carrying…

Thyroid gland and its importance to the body

Thyroid gland function

The thyroid gland is situated at the front of the throat, below the larynx (Adam’s apple). And comprises two lobes that lie on either side of the windpipe. It secretes hormones to regulate many metabolic processes, including growth and energy…