- Created by: Rhia1997
- Created on: 12-03-22 14:22
1. What does the thyroid gland do?
- Effects the metabolism.
- Gives thyroxine into the body.
- Releases sugar into the bloodstream.
- Gives hormones that control the calcium in the body.
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2. What is a gland?
- The nervous system sends messages to the brain to cause receptors to occur.
- The organ which makes chemical substances to make uses for the body for discharge into the surroundings. - Creates chemical substances and sends them somewhere else.
- Increases and decreases certain functions.
- A substance produced in tissue form to trigger certain cells into action.
3. What are gonads?
- Can cause change into target cells.
- Control the water interactions in the body.
- The male and female sex reproduction organs. Male testicles (testosterone) and females have them in the ovaries (estrogen).
- Control the sleep hormones.
4. What is the role of the pancreas?
- Increases and decreases function in the body.
- Producing testosterone and estrogen.
- To store the hormone insulin, which is stored as fat when eating sugar and carbs which release into blood sugars.
- To create a chemical substance that needs to be sent elsewhere into the body.
5. What is a hormone?
- Hormones create subtances which are usually produced as an organism and can travel in tissues to stimulate cells into action. They can increase and decrease.
- Links to the old and new brain.
- They create chemical substances and send it to other parts of the body.
- Releases endorphins into the pituitary gland.