The Endocrine System. By: Shawntel Thornton & Brian McIntosh. The System. Maintains homeostasis and long-term control using chemical signals Works parallel with the nervous system Controls growth and maturation. Hormones.
By: Shawntel Thornton
The tiny pituitary gland is divided into two parts: the anterior lobe and the posterior lobe. The anterior lobe regulates the activity of the thyroid, adrenals, and reproductive glands. Among the hormones it produces are:
What part of the Adrenal Gland produce hormones that regulate the water balance in your body?
What part of the Adrenal Gland produces hormones that increase blood pressure and heart rate?
Where is The Hypothalamus located?
How many classes are the hormones grouped into?
What does the Endocrine System control?