Adrenal Gland Hormones
The Location and Function of the Adrenal Gland
- The adrenal glands are¬†located at the top of each kidney
- The adrenals are divided into 2 parts known as the Adrenal cortex (outer) and the Adrenal Medulla (inner).
- The adrenals produce hormones that function in a number of ways from controlling the body’s blood sugar levels, its stress response, metabolism and controlling blood pressure. All vital functions that contribute to ones health and wellbeing.
The adrenal gland hormones are as follows:
The adrenal medulla¬†is responsible for producing catecholamines including¬†adrenaline, noradrenaline and dopamine.