Stress hormone

What is Stress hormone?

Stress hormones such as cortisol and epinephrine are released by the body in situations that are interpreted as being potentially dangerous. The hormone regulating system is known as the endocrine system. Cortisol is believed to affect the metabolic system and epinephrine is believed to play a role in ADHD as well as depression and hypertension.

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I've abused adderall for the last 2 years. Never had an issue with it until last week. I had to go to the emergency room because I was short of...

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cannot rule out a heart issue

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actually, wellbutin and/or celexa probably wouldn't help. BUT older antidepressants...

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High stress and sickness during pregnancy...can this bring on symptoms of schizophrenia? A perfectly logical young lady took a complete turn in...

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Schizophrenia is quite rare in this age. Need proper evaluation.

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I stupidly consumed a large amount of meth and of course during the come-down, my heart is racing and my anxiety is through the roof! My question...

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not so much interactions

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in theory there is some interactions with anti-depressants and any stress hormone since the...

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