Endocrine System



The endocrine system is made up of the pineal gland, pituitary gland, pancreas, ovaries, testes, thyroid gland, parathyroid gland, hypothalamus, gastrointestinal tract, and adrenal glands. The endocrine system is a collection of glands that produce hormones which work to regulate metabolism, growth, development, tissue function, sexual function, reproduction, sleep and mood.

Illnesses associated with the Endocrine System include: 

Crops that impact the Endocrine System: 


For more information contact Aubrey Mast, acmast@ncsu.edu.