A Crash Course In ‘Thymology’

What affects the thymus-gland and how and why to do the “thymus thump”.

What Affects The Thymus Gland?

1970s photo of man with numbers showing the location of the thymus and other glands of the endocrine system
1970s photo of man with numbers showing the location of the thymus and other glands of the endocrine system
Location of the thymus (4) and the other glands of the human endocrine system [Illustration by the Author]

“Besides being affected by stress and emotional states, the thymus is strongly influenced by an individual’s physical environment, social relationships, food, and posture.” (Diamond, M.D., pages 29, 30)

Our thymus is located just above our heart.

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