Diabetes Hormonal Disorders

Adrenal Disorders

Adrenal glands, which are also called suprarenal glands, are small, triangular glands located on top of both kidneys.

Ambiguous Genitalia

When a child's gender is in question at birth, because genitals may not appear clearly male or female, the child is said to have ambiguous genitalia.

Diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2

Diabetes is a condition in which sufficient amounts of insulin are either not produced, or the body is unable to use the insulin that is produced.

Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism means overactivity of the thyroid gland, resulting in too much thyroid hormone in the bloodstream.

Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is the condition in which the thyroid is underactive and is producing an insufficient amount of thyroid hormones. 

Precocious Puberty

Abnormally early puberty is called precocious puberty and is characterized by the early development of sexual characteristics in girls before the age of 8 and in boys before the age of 9.

Short Stature

Some growth problems are genetic, while others may be caused by hormonal disorders or poor absorption of food.