Adrenal Stress Disorder

ADRENAL STRESS DISORDER The adrenals are small walnut sized glands that sit on top of the kidneys. Clinically, they are known as the ‘stress’ glands. They contain your ability to adapt to your internal and environmental stressors by secreting different hormones such as epinephrine (adrenaline), and cortisol. It is estimated that approximately 85% of the [...]

November 8th, 2010|Health Articles|

Digestion

Digestion begins in the mouth. Chewing food mixes the foods with saliva and signals the brain to begin the digestive process. The receptors on the tongue signal the brain regarding what follows in the way of food. The hypothalamus then responds and initiates the hormonal signals to begin the production of all required enzymes and [...]

July 15th, 2010|Health Articles|