Endocrinology deals with the glands and the hormone which bring change in the body. Different glands like pituitary, thyroid, adrenals, ovaries, testicles, and pancreas come under it. Excess or less production of the endocrine hormones may lead to change different physiological and behavioral activities in the body like proliferation, growth, and development tissues and its function, sleep, digestion, respiration, excretion, mood, stress, lactation, movement, reproduction, and sensory perception. The endocrine hormones also act as a signaling molecule in different pathways. The improper production or malfunction of those hormones cause a set of different metabolic diseases. Diabetes is a disease where the produced insulin is not working properly or the production of insulin is less. It also causes a lot of diseases associated with diabetes.
- Causes of Endocrine Diseases
- Tissue generation of the endocrine organs
- Prevention of Endocrine Diseases