THE ENDOCRINE system is the hormonal system of the body, and this system affects hair loss in numerous ways. This week we will focus on another gland in the endocrine system called the adrenal gland.
The main organ responsible for regulating the stress levels in the body is your adrenal glands. These are located at the upper area of your kidneys.
Stress can sometimes cause hair loss. During threats like a fire emergency in your workplace, your adrenal glands are overworking. During this period, stress hormones called adrenaline and cortisol are secreted into the bloodstream to boost your concentration and energy level. Click here to read more.
By Dr Germaine Williams-Beckles