What does Progesterone Do?
Progesterone is a hormone that helps regulate several different functions in a woman’s body, chief among them her reproductive capability. When it is working at normal levels, progesterone helps regulate menstrual cycles, blood clotting, immunity, building up muscles and bones, produces collagen, regulates nerve function and thyroid function.
What Causes […]
The single most important reason for most of the hormonal issues experienced by women the world over is ‘estrogen dominance.’ However, hormonal issues are not just limited to women. Even men suffer from issues due to hormonal imbalance.
What is Estrone? Estrone belongs to the Estrogen hormone family. It is one of the three estrogens […]
Tell-tale signs of Hormonal Imbalance Hormones and Your Body Did you know that hormones are the key to your well-being? Not only do hormones influence your thoughts, emotions, feelings, physical growth, aging, and child bearing, but their imbalance can also lead to several health-related issues. Your body has six primary hormones including progesterone, estrogen, […]
Packing a big punch, Cortisol, is responsible for the well-being of both, your mind and body. Not only does it help your body combat stressful or anxious situations, it also keeps your blood pressure, insulin levels, and glucose metabolism under check. Perhaps that is why the American Medical Association (AMA) has reported that elevated […]
What is Cortisol?
Many of you may already be aware of Cortisol, a stress combating hormone that is secreted by the adrenal glands in your body. Besides fighting stress, Cortisol is also involved in taking care of the smooth operations of the following functions in the body:
• Regulating glucose metabolism • Regulating blood pressure […]
The inability of a man to provide his wife with a child can be a bruise to his ego and self-confidence. It may also take a toll on his relationship with everyone, most especially his partner. You might think that this is a huge problem. But with the world’s current superior technology, you can have […]
You probably have heard about body detoxification and the need for detoxifying every now and then. This is true scientifically because our body accumulates toxins every now and then. In the world we live in, there is nothing pure anymore. There is pollution every where. Then there is the food we eat, which are considered […]
Blood is an opaque, mobile fluid connective tissue that is mesodermal in origin. It consists of plasma, blood cells and platelets amongst a diverse array of molecules and ions. A large number of drugs, administered for treatment of various disorders come in direct contact with blood whether taken orally or injected intravenously. A multitude of […]
Selenium is one of the most relevant minerals having a positive impact on the general health and well-being of people today. Although selenium is recommended only in trace amounts, it is a substance that helps the production of important proteins that prevents cellular damage and free radicals. Selenium is a well known anti-cancer mineral since […]