The endocrine system is the chemical communicating method in your body that regulates male and female hormones, digestion and blood sugar stress. It is responsible for reproduction, energy and nearly all chemical connections.
Parts Include: Hypothalamus, Pituitary, Thymus, Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenals, Pancreas, Ovaries
The portion of the brain which can be considered the CEO; it connects the emotional and physical aspects of human beings.
2. Thyroid & Parathyroid
The thyroid is the “gas pedal” in the body, controlling one’s metabolism and impacting body temperature. The parathyroid gland impacts the movement of calcium in the body and is affected by vitamin D levels.
Part of the immune system. It is located in the upper chest cavity and is impacted by stress and thyroid function.
The pancreas is located in very close proximity to the lower portion of the stomach and liver/gallbladder connection. The pancreas secretes enzymes for digestion and insulin for proper blood sugar metabolism.
The ovaries in the female produce eggs and hormones for reproduction.