Prostate Gland

Science / Biology / Prostate Gland: A gland that is located near and empties into the urethra; produces a secretion that enhances sperm viability. Gland involved in the reproductive system in males, the prostate secretes a sperm activating chemical into the semen during the arousal/ejaculation response.

Pituitary Gland

Health / Acupuncture / Pituitary Gland: The main endocrine gland. It is a small structure in the head. It is called the master gland because it produces hormones that control other glands and many body functions including growth. The pituit MORE

Pineal Gland

Science / Biology / Pineal Gland: A small gland located between the cerebral hemispheres of the brain that secretes melatonin. MORE

Prostaglandin

Health / Vitamins / Prostaglandin: A hormone-like compound with many affects including effects on the secretion of hormones and enzymes, inflammatory response, blood pressure and blood clotting. MORE

Prostaglandins

Science / Biology / Prostaglandins: A class of fatty acids that has many of the properties of hormones; synthesized and secreted by many body tissues and have a variety of effects on nearby cells. MORE

Salivary Glands

Science / Biology / Salivary Glands: Glands that secrete salvia into the mouth. MORE

Prostate Gland

Science / Biology / Prostate Gland: A gland that is located near and empties into the urethra; produces a secretion that enhances sperm viability. Gland involved in the reproductive system in males, the prostate secretes a sperm activat MORE

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