Definition of 'adrenal gland'
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The two small adrenal glands on the kidneys also make a little of the hormone.The Sun (2009) Living with Angina (1991) Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991) The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)
All that has happened is that the adrenal glands have learned over a long period of time to produce too much adrenalin.Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)
When you are under stress your adrenal glands produce more cortisol, the stress hormone.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)
What stress does to your body When we're anxious our adrenal glands release the stress hormones adrenalin and cortisol.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Phase 1 will calm down your adrenal glands, reducing the release of stress hormones that are keeping you fat.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The onset of puberty is the culmination of changes in hormonal control mechanisms involving the brain, adrenal glands, testicles and ovaries.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Stress can weaken organs known as the adrenal glands, which sit on top of the kidneys and have a role to play in blood-sugar balance and metabolism.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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