How the Endocrine System affects Chronic Disease

How the Endocrine System affects Chronic Disease

Choose one of the CDC’s five most common chronic diseases (heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes, or arthritis) and describe the anatomical and physiological changes associated with the endocrine system. Describe normal function of the system and how the disease alters the normal function. List signs and symptoms that indicate the disease has developed, specific to the system being covered. Identify and describe steps people can take to reduce their risk of developing the chronic disease.

Use two scholarly sources to support your initial post.

All sources must be referenced and cited according to APA guidelines

Initial post should be 250 words at a minimum.