"This is a subject that gets covered once a year in my class. The ideas of using stories and animation was a great way in for younger children." (Comment on Where Do Medicines Come From)
Some hormones have long term effects, for example, the hormones that control how we grow and the changes that happen at puberty. Other hormones have shorter term effects.
Too much, or too little, of a hormone can cause illness.
Synthetic hormones, developed bydjf pharmaceutical companies,
have resulted in a great improvement in the quality
of life of patients suffering from many of these illnesses.
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