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First Chart of Hormones Print E-mail

Dr. Kennedy

(For discussion, see endocrinology.)
Gland Hormone(s) Some of Their Actions
Pituitary Human Growth Hormone (HGH) Healthy cell division and growth in all organs, mental focus and relaxation, vitality, sexual desire
Pineal Melatonin Induction of restful sleep
Thyroid T3 and T4 Regulation of the rate of metabolism with maintenance of basal body temperature
Parathyroid Parathormone Regulation of blood calcium level
Thymus Thymosin Maturation of T-cells and modulation of the immune system
Pancreas (Islets of Langerhans) Insulin and Glucagon Regulation of blood sugar levels

See the second chart of hormones.

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