About the Endocrine System – Endocrine Glands and Hormones #endocrine, #system, #overview, #glands, #hormones, #function,

Posted On Oct 12 2017 by

# About the Endocrine System The Endocrine System Essentials The endocrine system is made up of a network of glands. These glands secrete hormones to regulate many bodily functions, including growth and metabolism. Endocrine diseases are common and usually occur when glands produce an incorrect amount of hormones. Simply put, the endocrine system is a network of glands that secrete chemicals called hormones to help your body function properly. Hormones are chemical signals that coordinate a range of bodily functions. The endocrine system works to regulate certain internal processes. (Note: endocrine shouldn’t be confused with exocrine. Exocrine glands, such as …


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Posted On Jul 31 2017 by

# Atlanta Surgeon J. S. Franklin Sr. M.D. FACS Background Dr. Franklin joined North Atlanta Surgical Associates in January of 2011. He was previously in practice in Gadsden, Alabama for over 5 years. He is now affiliated with Piedmont Fayette Hospital. He is board certified in general surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. His surgical residency was completed at Atlanta Medical Center (formerly GA Baptist) in 2005. Dr. Franklin completed medical school at the Medical College of Georgia and was an honors graduate of Augusta College. He was born and grew up in Thomaston, GA. Dr. …