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ADDISON’S DISEASE CUSHING’S DISEASE Definition Hyposecretion of adrenocortical hormones leading to: Metabolic disturbances (sugar) Fluid and electrolyte imbalances (salt) Deficiency of neuromuscular function (salt and sex) Hypersecretion of adrenocortical hormone Predisposing Factors Atrophy of the Adrenal gland Fungal infectionsRead more:

ADDISON’S DISEASE CUSHING’S DISEASE Definition Hyposecretion of adrenocortical hormones leading to: Metabolic disturbances (sugar) Fluid and electrolyte imbalances (salt) Deficiency of neuromuscular function (salt and sex) Hypersecretion of adrenocortica

Hypothalamus and Pituitary

The hypothalamus and pituitary gland are key players in the endocrine system. The pituitary, which is controlled by the hypothalamus, is often called “The Master Gland” due to its funct…

Digestive system concept map

This is the answwer key to the digestive system concept map which shows how all the parts of the digestive system are related.

15 Body Cleansing Fruits : Fruit fasts or cleanses are said to allow your digestive system to detoxify, get rid of toxins and wastes, and help you to naturally restore harmony and balance to your entire body. In this infographic found on Pinterest, we are introduced to what are said to be the Top 15 Body […]

Thinking up for a fruit cleanse? Whether you’re cleansing, or simply looking to boost vitality, when it comes to cleansing and nourishing your body from the inside out, try the fruit cleanse, an effective way to cleanse the body and remove toxins!

A child's eustachian tube is straighter and smaller than an adults, plus they have less sinuses and smaller sinuses, so they tend to get more ear infections

Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) is classically described as a functional or structural obstruction of the eustachian tube. The eustachian tube does not open or close properly in response to pressure changes within the middle ear or outside the ear.