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Kidneys, Stress

The Effect of Stress Hormones on Kidney Function | eHow.com


Exposure to any form of stress triggers activity within the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis. The key aspect of stress response is adrenal release of norepinephrine, epinephrine and cortisol. These hormones affect multiple physiological functions, including those of kidneys.

via The Effect of Stress Hormones on Kidney Function | eHow.com.

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