All About Endocrine
Hey, today we will be talking Endocrine in the human body system. You probably wondering what is the Endocrine. Well the Endocrine system is the denoting glands that secrete hormones or other products directly into the blood.
Whats its made up of:
Pituitary gland ,thyroid gland
parathyroid gland, adrenal gland
pancreas, ovaries, and testicles
5 fun facts about Endocrine
1.The word endocrine derives from the Greek words "endo," meaning within, and "crinis," meaning to secrete, according to Health Mentor Online.
2.The endocrine system affects almost every organ and cell in the body
3.The endocrine system gets some help from organs such as the kidney, liver, heart and gonads, which have secondary endocrine functions.
4.Like the nervous system ,the endocrine system is an information signal system
5.Endocrinology is the branch of biology and medicine that focuses on the endocrine system.
endocrine help to maintain homeostasis
the endocrine system provides an essential mechanism called homeostasis that integrates body activities and at the same time ensures that the composition of the body fluids bathing the constituent cells remains constant.
how it work together
the endocrine system work together with the Nervous System by sending hormones to cells and thereby causing a physical reaction.the endocrine work with the digestive System by through the pancreas, which produces the hormone insulin. When we digest carbohydrates through the digestive system they are then transformed into sugars.the endocrine work with the Circulatory System because it works as the transport system for endocrine information.