Tag Archives: Pituitary

Hormones – More than just a reproductive issue!

H is for hormones. Hormones are secreted by various endocrine glands at various locations in the body. They run our bodies – this includes sleep, stress, blood sugar, metabolic rate, reproduction, growth, and more. Hormones are produced by endocrine glands … Continue reading

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Amino Acids – Building Blocks for Neurotransmitters

Taurine, tryptophan and tyrosine are three amino acids that begin with the letter ‘T’. Amino acids are the building blocks of protein. They are classified as essential if they cannot be made by the body on its own and must … Continue reading

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Regular Blood Work – Health Check is coming soon!

Ranges for blood chemistry are good indicators of our health. Regular blood work is beneficial in that it is a good screen for diseases and it records health markers at given times so that a history is established. Blood work … Continue reading

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