Category: Health

cortisol

Are Low Cortisol Levels a Problem?

What you hear about cortisol, if you hear anything at all, says you should worry about high cortisol levels. What nobody mentions, perhaps because they don’t know, is...

adrenal

Are Your Adrenal Glands in Trouble?

I tell you true, whether they’re involved in mischief or magic, our adrenal glands know how to get attention. For instance: * Our adrenals have a big say...

Endocrine

Solving Endocrine Mysteries

So here you are: You know the members of the endocrine gang and a little about what each does. Understanding how they work is another story. First, no...

Endocrine

Four More Members of the Endocrine Gang

Today, we finish introducing the endocrine system with four more sources of great confusion: Our pancreas, testes and ovaries, body fat, and bones. More fun. More confusion. But...

thyroid

A Bevy of Surprising Thyroid Symptoms

Half of us (at least) have thyroid problems. Whether the problem started when it took a dive or when that in-the-middle-of-everything gland got caught up in a mess...