This gland produces androgens and cortisol. It helps to control blood sugar. In addition, also helps your body do the following:
- Promoting proper cardiovascular function
- Helps in how we respond to stress
- Properly utilizing carbohydrates and fats
- Helps distribute stored fat
- Gives your body odor and pubic hair
- Promotes healthy gastrointestinal functions
Learn more about adrenal disorders that can be caused by too much or too little of a particular hormone.