Endocrine system and its importance

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What you'll learn

The endocrine system implies a complex network of glands that make hormones. It regulates and controls various body activities. Hormones travel through the blood to various organs in the body. Growth and development, heart rate, blood pressure, appetite, sleep-wake cycles, body temperature are all controlled by the endocrine system. read more »»

An increase or decrease in the levels of circulating hormones is responsible for various pathologies such as hypo/hyperthyroidism, Cushing syndrome, Addison disease, etc. Learn all about the endocrine system in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners,
  • Primary care physicians,
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns),
  • Postgraduate students in medicine,
  • Nurses,
  • Life science graduates,
  • Physicians practicing Alternative Medicine (AYUSH),
  • AYUSH students,
  • Students interested in Biological sciences.

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • The function of the endocrine system
  • Various glands and their hormones
  • Role of hormones in the body function


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For: beginners

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