Gland in the brain that is the control center for all regulatory activities of the body
Condition in which levels of thyroid hormones in the blood are very low
Helps regulate when you sleep at night and when you wake in the morning
Master gland, makes hormones that control several other endocrine glands
Hormone that reproductive glands produce for females
two hormones produces by the pancreas
insulin and glucagon
gland produces hormones that control the rate at which cells produce energy
four tiny glands that function together that release hormones that regulates calcium levels
adrenal cortex produce this hormone
the inner part of the adrenal gland
hormone that reproductive glands produce for males
gland that produces melatonin
causes milk production in nursing mothers and contracting during childbirth
increases blood pressure and heart rate when the body experiences stress
helps regulate calcium in the bones
adrenal glands are located above this major organ
disease caused by a failure of the body to produce insulin
produced in the adrenal cortex, keeps blood glucose level stable
contains cells called the Islets of Langerhans
collection of glands that secret chemicals that maintain homeostasis
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