Hormones act as one of the messengers in our body. They transmit messages to our organs and tissues through the bloodstream. The body produces its own hormones and when there is insufficient production, it easily affects our well-being.
Various types of hormones produced by the body have a significant role in interacting with other hormones […]
Estrogen is beneficial to a healthy cardiovascular system. It brings out cardio protective effects on lipoproteins, hemostasis, carbohydrate metabolism, including vessel wall and reactivity as well as lipid-peroxidation, and smooth-muscle-cell proliferation.
Estrogen decreases “Bad protein” (LDL)
Good evidence shows that estrogen protects the cardiovascular system. It basically reduces the risk to arteriosclerotic plaques in the […]
Estrogen replacement therapy has long been used to relieve the symptoms of menopausal stage such as cold and hot flashes, fluid retention, breast tenderness, and most specially bone loss and osteoporosis. In particular, Low dose estrogen hormone replacement therapy exhibits the same effect with high dose estrogen hormone therapy, but the good thing about it […]
Estrogen is the chief hormone in female. It is responsible for the production of healthy follicles which gives women the capacity to ovulate at least once per month and conceive a healthy baby through natural fertilization process. In other words, estrogen regulates normal functions of the female reproductive cycle which is essential in maintaining a […]
Understand how hormone affects bodily function
Hormones basically affect how bodily organs work in the body as they travel as chemical messengers through the blood towards every organ and tissue inside the body. For this reason, it is important that hormones are in good balance to assist regular and normal bodily function especially in women. […]
Progesterone is the hormone responsible for regulating women’s menstrual cycle. This hormone and estrogens maintains the balance of women’s monthly periods. Men also produce a small amount of this hormone for sexual maturity, but not as important as testosterone. It plays an important part in the overall reproduction process, most especially in women.
Estrogen is the primary hormone of females that is very essential for reproductive purposes and fertility. Its main function is to regulate a normal menstrual cycle and prepare the uterus for pregnancy by enriching the endometrium. At times when women suffer from infertility, estrogen is needed to stimulate high production of luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating […]
Hormones are type of chemical messengers that are responsible in regulating normal functions of the various tissues and organs inside the body. They travel through the bloodstream carrying sensory messages to the brain which gives out the command for organs to perform their daily function; thus, affecting the metabolism, growth and body development, sexual […]
Through the continuous growth of population all over the world and the changes of the earth’s natural habitat, humans have been exposed to different illnesses and life threatening conditions. With the advance of technology, chemicals have been invented to preserve food. Later on, these chemicals brought about deadly effects to the body. The presence of […]
What is Estradiol?
Estradiol is a steroid hormone in the human body that represents estrogen and comes from cholesterol. Estradiol is a critical part of sexual and reproductive function and it also helps regulate other functions in the body such as bone growth. It is also used to treat symptoms of menopause..
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