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where are the adrenal glands situated?

A: Answer Either of two small endocrine glands, one located above each kidney. the kidney...


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What effect do Lupron injections have on the adrenal gland?

A: Do some research about lupron, there is alot of information on the internet. Google lupronvictimshub where there is lots of infomation.You can join and people will answer your questions,.....


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My brother in England has just had an uncancerous (sic) bit taken out of his pituitary gland in his head. where is the pituitary gland in the head, and what does it do?

A: This vital gland is situated in the very centre of your head. If you place your finger tip mid way between your eyebrows, the pituitary gland is about 9 cm inside the skull from that point. Glands are organs that produce vital hormones that control many of the bodily functions. the testes and ovaries are glands that produce sex hormones; the thyroid gland produces a hormone that controls rhe body'' s metabolic rate; the adrenal gland produces adrenaline, which acts on the atteries, and so...


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My brother in England has just had an uncancerous (sic) bit taken out of his pituitary gland in his head. where is the pituitary gland in the head, and what does it do?

A: This vital gland is situated in the very centre of your head. If you place your finger tip mid way between your eyebrows, the pituitary gland is about 9 cm inside the skull from that point. Glands are organs that produce vital hormones that control many of the bodily functions. the testes and ovaries are glands that produce sex hormones; the thyroid gland produces a hormone that controls rhe body` s metabolic rate; the adrenal gland produces adrenaline, which acts on the atteries, and so on.

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where are the Kidneys Located?

A: the kidneys are located next to the vertebral column at the end of the rib cage behind the abdominal cavity; one could say that they are located in the region that constitutes the middle of the back. the kidneys are a pair of reddish brown bean shaped organs about the size of the person''s fist with the left kidney occurring at a slightly higher position than the right...


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What are the Different Types of adrenal Disorders?

A: there are a number of types of adrenal disorders which can be roughly broken into three categories: disorders which lead to overproduction of hormones, disorders associated with underproduction of hormones, and disorders which impact overall adrenal function. these conditions have a number of causes and treatment approaches which usually require the attention of an endocrinologist, a doctor who specializes in hormone disorders and imbalances. the adrenal glands are roughly star-shaped glands located on top of the kidneys. Two
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What happens when adrenal glands malfunction?

A: If your adrenal glands (which are part of the endocrine system) malfunction and produce more or less of a hormone than they should, it can lead to several health problems. Let''s use cortisol as an example. the pituitary secretes adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) in response to stressful situations to trigger the well-known fight-or-flight response through cortisol secretion. When excess pituitary secretion happens, the adrenal glands respond by secreting excess cortisol. (the process is like a game of hormonal dominos; one secretion triggers a chain of o
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where is adrenal gland present?

A: Do you mean where are the adrenal glands located in the body? Look at the following site http://www.innerbody.com/image_endo02/endo01.html...
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What are the possible causes, potential diseases and likely outcomes of having high blood pressure?

A: you are just at the boarder. the best thing for you to do is to stop worrying.l know many healthy individuals with your very same blood pressure. the best way to control it is through proper diet and exercise. Do not overdo it at the beginning. As a word of caution, many people who go on meds, seem to think it is okay to make poor nutritional choices and be sedentary. This may not be your scenerio, but you do seem like a worrier, and that can be a contributing factor. Dont worry about the worst case scenerio or you will not get better. Think about what you can do to make this condition improve. First, calm down. Getting overly excited is not...


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What are the Symptoms Of adrenal Exhaustion?

A: 1. Fatigue 2. Insomnia 3. the Feeling of being overwhelmed 4. Craving of foods that contain sugar and/or salt 5. Sensitive to light 6. Stamina is lower than normal 7. Prolonged healing process from being sick or injures 8. Inability to concentrate 9. Irritable bowel syndrome / IBS adrenal exhaustion occurs when for some reason, usually chronic stress or depression where the adrenal glands release high amounts of hormones for a long period until become exhausted and some dysfunction appears. the symptoms are : chronic fatigue, trouble sleeping or sleeping too much, difficulty concentrating, anxiety, apathy ,...


 
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