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The Pineal Gland Endocrine Aspects by G. Brown

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Published by Pergamon .
Written in English


  • Pineal gland,
  • Melatonin,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Physiology,
  • Biological rhythms,
  • Congresses,
  • Physiological effect

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9266209M
ISBN 100080319920
ISBN 109780080319926

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Jan 01,  · The book contains many in-depth topics which focus on the Pineal Gland and belief systems of long ago, tied Although science based, the information provided is very easy to understand and includes an extensive reference section in the back of the book/5. Aug 07,  · Third Eye - Pineal Gland The pineal gland was the last endocrine gland to have its function discovered. Its location deep in the brain seemed to indicate its importance. This combination led to its being a "mystery" gland with myth, superstition and even metaphysical theories surrounding its perceived function. The pineal gland, conarium, or epiphysis cerebri, is a small endocrine gland in the brain of most vertebrates. The pineal gland produces melatonin, a serotonin-derived hormone which modulates sleep patterns in both circadian and seasonal cycles. The shape of the gland resembles a pine cone from which it derived its posterior cerebral artery. Neuroscientist Andrew Newberg and pineal gland authority George Bernard studied HRM’s brain during this day period. They found that the gray cells in HRM’s brain are regenerating. Further, the pineal gland shrinks in individuals after their mid-fifties. In HRM’s case, this .

The pineal gland is a pinecone-shaped endocrine gland in the brain. Its main function is to secrete melatonin, which the body uses to help regulate its sleep-wake cycle. In many spiritual traditions, the pineal gland has symbolized the wisdom to see through the illusions of the world and elevated spirit. Pineal gland, endocrine gland found in vertebrates that is the source of melatonin, a hormone derived from tryptophan that plays a central role in the regulation of circadian rhythm (the roughly hour cycle of biological activities associated with natural periods of light and darkness). This short book talks about the Pineal Gland and its relationship to metaphysical theory throughout time and history. Most of what was discussed was vague and general and I'd already learned these things before reading other authors' work. Interesting to a newbie to this field of discussion/5. The pineal gland is a small, pinecone-shaped gland of the endocrine system.A structure of the diencephalon of the brain, the pineal gland produces the hormone academyrealtor.comnin influences sexual development and sleep-wake cycles. The pineal gland is composed of cells called pinealocytes and cells of the nervous system called glial pineal gland connects the endocrine system with the.

eye or the mind's eye, the Pineal Gland was the last endocrine gland to have its functions discovered as it is located deep at the center of the brain, almost hidden away like it were a secret from which comes the word secretion, which is what the Pineal Gland does. Contrary to Western science and medicine, the Pineal Gland is the Master gland. Apr 20,  · The pineal gland responds to the bioelectric signals of light and dark, and meditation activates this bioelectric energy. With practice, you can learn to direct this energy to this highly-sensitive organ. Modern Concerns with the Pineal Gland Calcification is the biggest concern for the pineal gland. CHRISTIANS COMMENT ON. THE SINGLE EYE. If you go on the internet and look up single eye you will see many comments from Christian writers who never go near the possibility that the single eye Jesus is referring to is the pineal gland of the brain to be activated during meditation. The pineal gland has a romantic history, from pharaonic Egypt, where it was equated with the eye of Horus, through various religious traditions, where it was considered the seat of the soul, the.