Biology Virtual Period: Endocrine System


a.  -Raises blood sugar levels by stimulating the liver to change glycogen into glucose

-Causes fatty tissue to release fat into the blood

-Increases the heart rate

-Reduces blood flow to the skin and the intestines

-Increases blood flow to the muscles

-Widens the bronchioles

-Dilates the pupils

b. Problems at work

Traffic jam

Doing exercise


TOO LITTLE WATER: Hypotalamus detects the amount of water → Pituitary releases ADH → Urine becomes more concentrated → level of water in the blood rises to the ideal level

TOO MUCH WATER: Hypotalamus detects the amount of water → Pituitary releases less ADH → Urine becomes more dilute → level of water in the blood then begins to fall towards the ideal level


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