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 […]
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 […]
Testosterone, also known as androgen, is a steroid hormone that plays a significant role in the development of male reproductive tissues and in increasing muscle, bone mass and the growth of body-hair. In women, the level of testosterone is about one-tenth of the amount found in men; too much production of this hormone may result […]
We’ve all read about them in the news or saw incidents on television of athletes being condemned for taking them. Scientifically, they’re known as androgenic steroids, but they’re more commonly known as just “steroids,” and athletes have been using these androgenic steroids illegally for years.
Derived from synthetic testosterone, these steroids are given to patients […]