CHAPTER OUTLINE
Hormones Act on Target Cells
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T h e E n do crin e S ystem Has M a n y C o m p o n e n ts
S tero id H o rm o n e s G o D irectly into th e T arg et Cell
N o n stero id H o rm o n es Bind to R eceptors on
th e T arg et Cell M e m b ra n e
Endocrine Glands Regulate Key Body Functions
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T h e P ituitary G land and H y p o th a la m u s C ontrol
M a n y E n do crin e G land s
T h e T h y ro id G land R egulates M e ta b o lis m
P arath yroid G land s R egu late C alcium Levels
P ancreatic E n do crin e Cells R egu late Blood
S u g a r Levels
■ W h a t a H ealth P ro vid er Sees:
G estatio n al D iab etes
Endocrine Glands Regulate
Other Key Body Functions
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A d re n a l G land s R egu late M a n y Functions
T h e H y p o th a la m u s , P ituitary G la n d , and G on ad s
R egu late R eprod u ction
T h e Pineal G land Sets D aily Cycles
The Endocrine System Coordinates
the Stress Response
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T h e S tress R esponse Has T h re e S tag es
S everal O rg an s and H o rm o n es A re Involved in
th e S tress R esponse
Aging Alters the Endocrine System
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CHAPTER PLANNER ✓
□ Study the picture and read the opening story.
□ Scan the Learning Objectives in each section:
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p.
257 □
p. 269 □ p. 275
□ p. 278 □
Read the text and study all visuals.
Answer any questions.
Analyze key features
Process Diagram,
p. 255 □
p.
256 □
p. 261 □ p. 263
p. 265 □
p.
267 □
p. 270 □ p. 271
InSight, pp. 274-275 □
pp. 278-279 □
□ What a Health Provider Sees, p. 268 □
□ Stop: Answer the Concept Checks before you go on:
p. 257 □
p.
268 □
p. 274 □ p. 277
□ p. 279 □
End of chapter
Review the Summary and Key Terms.
□ Answer the Critical and Creative Thinking Questions.
□ Answer What is happening in this picture?
Complete the Self-Test and check your answers.
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