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Receptive. Element: Water. Solid to translucent green. Health, wealth, longevity stone. Ancient Chinese used also for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, harmony. Lungs, heart, thymus,...
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Projective. Element: Fire. Solid/clear yellow. Rejuvinating, especially if one does a great deal of thinking/mental work and little physical exercise. Mental clarity, focus, analysis, understanding, willpower, discipline, confidence. Used in Egypt and modern...
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Blue, blue-green, yellow-green. Brings gifts of heart & mind together for balance, inner strength, and steering steadily through life. Creativity & entrepreneurial thinking, and new directions for business/personal growth. Blue: Creativity, throat, mouth,...
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Conium maculatum (Poison Hemlock)
In ancient Greece Poison Hemlock was a regularly used punishment for criminals. In 399 BC the great philosopher Socrates was killed this way; his crime consisted of teaching people to think for themselves - a great evil in old dictatorial Greece. Thanks to...
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Projective. Element: Air. Translucent dark/lt. green quartz. Heals emotional pain/fear/imbalance by dissolving blocks in the heart chakra. Historically also draws out heat of fevers, inflammation, nerv. system stress. In your bath water, a soft, soothing...
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Howling at the Moon!
Lunacy, says it all. We all know that the time of the full moon feels strange. Legend has it that the full moon brings out the worst in people: more violence, suicides, accidents, and aggression. The influence of the moon and behavior has been called "The...
Astrology >> The Moon
Water Wisdon
If you are lucky enough to live near mineral springs that naturally flow from the EarthMother's body, then you are lucky enough. If you do not live near mineral springs, locate some somewhere and make a pilgrimage there (weekly, monthly, annually, as often...
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Section 39–2 Human Endocrine Glands (pages 1003–1008)
This section describes the functions of the major endocrine glands. Introduction ( page 1003). 1.
Endocrine 2 Endocrine glands
Endocrine 2. Endocrine glands. Pituitary(Hypophysis).
Endocrine Glands
Endocrine Glands and the General Principles of Hormone Action
A more complete listing of the endocrine glands. Endocrine gland. Major hormones.
Endocrine System Review
To identify the well established endocrine glands in the body. The difference between endocrine and exocrine glands and the composition of a mixed gland.

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Heal your chakras
Each chakra relates to a specific function and organ and corresponds to one of the endocrine glands that regulate the emotional, mental and physical processes.
Jobs' history of illness
But in Jobs's case, the diagnosis was more favourable, as the cancer was located on the pancreas' endocrine glands, which disburse hormones such as insulin, which controls blood-sugar levels.
Hyperthyroidism: Running on too much yang
The thyroid is one of the largest endocrine glands in the body found at the base of the neck. It controls the way your body uses energy by producing thyroid hormones, which regulate metabolism and affect the rate of other systems in the body.
Managing thyroid eye
The largest of the endocrine glands, it consists of two lobes joined by the isthmus. It is composed of many functional units called follicles, which are separated by connective tissue.
A Fresh Look at Depression
With endogenous depression, the central nervous system and endocrine glands stop functioning normally. Some glandular diseases cause depression. Diabetes, hypoglycemia and thyroid illnesses are well-known contributors.

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Endocrine gland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Endocrine glands are glands of the endocrine system that secrete their products, hormones, directly into the blood rather than through a duct.
Endocrine system - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Anatomy of the Endocrine System
The endocrine system is made up of glands that produce and secrete hormones.
Endocrine glands: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Endocrine glands release hormones into the bloodstream. Endocrine glands When a gland releases a substance, it is called secretion.
Endocrine System
A hormone is a specific messenger molecule synthesized and secreted by a group of specialized cells called an endocrine gland.

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