Leptin Levels and Weight Loss
Leptin is a peptide hormone produced in the body that affects food intake and weight loss. Here is how...
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How is Steroid Hormone Different from Peptide Hormone?
Difference between steroid hormone and peptide hormone
Hormones are chemicals that are produced by the endocrine glands. These travel through the blood to a target tissue and organ, where they produce a specific effect. In this Buzzle write-up, we will provide information on the...
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Hormones After Hysterectomy
Hormone therapy after hysterectomy
The surgical removal of uterus, and the ovaries can have an adverse effect on the levels of hormones. The following Buzzle write-up provides information on the reason behind hormonal imbalance post hysterectomy.
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Male to Female Hormone Replacement Therapy
Male to female hormones help men develop female characteristics like breasts and a more feminine body. The following article will discuss on this hormone therapy and its effects.
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Female Hormones for Men
There are many temporary as well as permanent effects of female hormones on men. The following article will discuss some of these effects.
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How Hormones Influence Weight Loss
If you are interested in understanding the relationship between hormones and weight loss, leaf through this article. Imbalance of hormones often leads to weight gain. This article explains how you can achieve the goal of weight...
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Prolactin Levels in Women
Prolactin is the hormone that is released by the region situated below the brain. This region is termed the pituitary gland. This article discusses the prolactin level deemed normal in women.
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Hormones and Weight Gain
Hormones causing weight gain
Hormonal imbalance is one of the most common causes of weight gain, especially in women. Scroll down to understand the link between an imbalance in the levels of certain hormones and weight gain.
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Hormones and Behavior
Hormones and behavior are interlinked and as the hormonal levels in the body change, a person may respond in different ways. Hormones spearhead different emotional and physical changes in children, women and men.
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Functions of Luteinizing Hormone
Ensuring adequate production of testosterone in males is one of the main functions of luteinizing hormone (LH). It is a brain hormone that governs the functionality of the reproductive system in both males and females.
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How to Increase Oxytocin Levels
Ways to Increase Oxytocin
Oxytocin is a hormone whose secretion helps an individual relax. Increased oxytocin levels are also associated with increased trust in relationships and bonding with your partner. This Buzzle article lists some of the most common...
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List of Human Hormones and their Importance
Hormones in your body determine your growth, weight, physique, mood, behavior, digestion, fertility, overall health, almost everything. This article presents a list of human hormones and explains their importance too. Let's find...
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The Influence Of Physic On Our Mood
Physic may influence the psychic under some circumstances. Scientists have discovered some substances implied in this process. Where do those substances come from and what are their actions?
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Leptin and Ghrelin
Those who are interested in weight loss should know some basic facts about the hormones leptin and ghrelin. Why dietitians recommend small and frequent meals? How does the hormone 'leptin' control your appetite along with another...
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Leptin Resistance
The condition in which the body does not responds to leptin hormone, which is known to control appetite, is known as leptin resistance. Find out more in this Buzzle article.
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Adrenal Cortex Hormones
The different adrenal cortex hormones divided in the groups viz., glucocorticoid, mineralocorticoids, and androgens, are explained in the following paragraphs. This article provides some basic information about these hormones and...
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Hormones of the Pancreas
Pancreas is an endocrine gland, and is also a part of the digestive system. It plays an important role in maintaining the blood glucose level, and also helps in the digestion of food. The following article provides information...
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Bioidentical Hormones Side Effects
Bioidentical hormones are widely used in hormone replacement theory to relieve the symptoms of menopause in women. However, the side effects make their usage unsafe in some cases. This article provides some information on the same.
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Prolactin Levels
Doctors suggest to check prolactin levels in the blood when symptoms of prolactinoma, such as unexplained headaches, visual impairment, and/or galactorrhea are noticed. The following article provides information about the normal...
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Hormones During Pregnancy
Ever wondered as to what brings about the changes seen in pregnant women? Hormones play an important role in pregnancy and childbirth. This Buzzle article presents information on how hormones regulate the changes that take place...
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Hormones in Food
Artificially injected hormones in animals can be very profitable for the farmers, as they help the animals to gain weight as well as increase the amount of milk that they produce. The malpractice of injecting hormones in cattle and...
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Human Pheromones
Pheromones are not detected as conscious smells, therefore it's very difficult to study the effects they may have on human beings. This article provides information regarding the same.
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Hormones: The Chemical Messengers
Hormones rule our lives, quite literally. It's difficult to imagine that hormones are like the supervisors of our body, but they are.
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