Endocrine System

function of the system.

The endocrine system is made up of glands

that release their products into the bloodstream. These products deliver messages throughout the body.


The maintenance of a stable equilibrium in a biological system that opposes external/internal disturbance

negative feedback

the diminution or counteraction of an effect by its own influence on the process giving rise to it, as when a high level of a particular hormone in the blood may inhibit further

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A chronic condition that affects the way the body processes blood sugar (glucose)

fatigue, excessive hunger, or increased thirst

Aspirin (

A chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin

bedwetting or excessive urination

Treats metabolic and hormone disorders.