An overactive hypothalamus may lead to hyperthyroidism or Graves’ disease. In this condition, the overactive hypothalamus produces excessive thryrotropin releasing hormone or TRH. This is a neurohormone which regulates the functioning of the anterior pituitary gland. The pituitary gland controls the endocrine system and thus, when there is an overactive… Continue Reading Overactive hypothalamus

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The hypothalamus has pivotal significance both in the endocrine as well as the autonomic nervous system. It furthermore influences consciousness, sleep and behavior. It is also the basis for emotional behavior in humans like anger and sexual activity. The hypophaseal portal system circulates the hormone generated by the hypothalamus into… Continue Reading The hypothalamus controls the anterior pituitary by means of