stress management

November 4, 2016

How your own organs can make you sick

What are these two yellowish things on top of your kidneys? Are they ovaries? Cancer? Or maybe little hats to keep your kidneys warm? Nope. These are the adrenal glands - your body's adrenaline factories. They may seem small, and a lot of people don't even know they have them, but they are essential for life. Here's how: What is adrenaline? Do you remember the last time your brother gave you a fright, or a spider ran across your arm? That rush you felt that made your skin tingle, followed by the "EEEEK!", the jump and the pounding heart? That…
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