June 2004
DK Guide to the Human Body;2004, p26
Book Chapter
A chapter of the book "DK Guide to the Human Body" is presented. It presents information on the hormones being produced by the body. Hormones are also known as chemical messengers released by a number of glands in the endocrine system. Information is given on major endocrine glands and other organs that have hormone-producing sections. The hormones released in the pituitary glands and thyroid gland are discussed.


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