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Hormones are substances produced by your endocrine glands that have a tremendous effect on bodily processes. They affect growth and development, mood, sexual function, reproduction, and metabolism.

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Medline Plus: "Thyroid Diseases;" "Depression;" and "Hormones."

 

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on March 22, 2019

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Medline Plus: "Thyroid Diseases;" "Depression;" and "Hormones."

 

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on March 22, 2019

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