Adrenaline (a survival hormone our body emits in a state of extreme stress) is produced and secreted by the adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are located adjacent to the kidneys and are responsible for the synthesis and secretion of different hormones that are essential for your body to functions. Several stress hormones are produced in the adrenal glands, including epinephrine and cortisol. Adrenaline or epinephrine is involved in neural and hormonal processes in the body and is the important hormone in the fight or flight reaction to acute or sudden stress.
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