Blog Posts - Hormones



30 Things Only People Without Kids Say

My best friend is not one of the most subtle or caring of characters to grace this earth. However I was a pleasantly surprised when he took the time to ask me about how I was finding fatherhood. I reluctantly found myself opening up about how the la...
by First Time Dad on Aug 1, 2016

Getting Your Work Mojo Back After Having Kids By Sam Mann of Mumazine

For me becoming a mum was a wonderful thing - all of my other achievements paled into insignificance. I felt I’d found purpose in my life, my new baby daughter became the reason I wanted to succeed and everything was hunky dorky until… I lost mys...
by Mummy's Got Style on Jul 28, 2016

The Echidna's Incredible Expanding Testicles

The echidna is a pretty strange mammal. Most notably, it is the only mammal other than the platypus that lays eggs. I've discussed in an earlier post why that doesn't disqualify it from being a mammal, but it is undeniably unusual. It's not even the...
by Synapsida on Jul 24, 2016

11 Common Symptoms Of A Thyroid Problem And How To Treat It Naturally

The thyroid gland affects the function of all organs in the body. In fact, thyroid hormones control how your body metabolizes food for energy, i.e. your metabolism rate, meaning your brain, heart, muscles, liver, and other parts of your body function...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 22, 2016

Je chasse quoi ?

Je chasse des animaux libres et sauvages, dans un boisé très familier. Je chasse à l'arc, parce que j'endosse complètement la responsabilité, de la mort du chevreuil que je tue. Ceux qui croient que la viande pousse, dans les supermarchés font...

Is Too Low of Estrogen a Problem?

Here are some of the functions of estrogen:It stimulates the rebuilding of the uterine lining after menstruation; it helps cells in the Fallopian tubes, uterus and vagina divide and mature, and it helps to maintain the structure of the vagina and pre...

Serotonin Infographics

Earlier while cleaning our front yard, I remembered creating this infographics about serotonin several years ago. I'd like to refresh my memory so I opted to post it again.
by Life N Canvas on Jun 10, 2016

How Valuable is Checking Your FSH?

FSH stands for follicle stimulating hormone, and is one of the more important ways in which the brain talks to the ovaries. Simply, the brain releases FSH when it wants the ovaries to mature an egg; as the ovaries choose and mature the egg, hormone p...

Can Any Woman Over 40 Get Pregnant?

Many women can and do get pregnant over 40. Some women retain their fertility right up into menopause. Some women have no trouble getting pregnant without any help, no matter their age. Some women just need a bit of fine-tuning to enable them to carr...

The Perimenopause and Me

At 44 I thought I was doing pretty well. I suffered with depression at a very young age, but got over that in 3 months. I then got depression after my dad died. It didn’t seem to lift, until I went on Seroxat years later, but also around 1999/2000...

Dads: 20 Brilliant Ways To Support A New Mum

We all have roles in relationships and in ours, we try and share the burden of all responsibilities in the house and with the baby. Could I personally do more? Yes! Taking over some of the responsibilities that weren’t previously mine would certain...
by First Time Dad on May 6, 2016

How Coffee Boosts Fat Burning Hormones and Weight Loss

by Kevin DiDonato, MS, CSCS, CESNext to water and green tea, coffee is the most consumed beverage in the world.In fact, there are over 113 million people who consume at least one cup of coffee per day.It has been shown that coffee drinkers,...
by My Fitness Hut Blog on May 2, 2016

Have You Heard About The 4th Trimester?

Whoever decided to chop a pregnancy into thirds was slightly short sighted in my opinion. Granted I understand the obvious logic around the three trimesters, but by association I guess it’s easy to fall into the trap of assuming a lot of the proble...
by First Time Dad on Apr 29, 2016

How to Boost Your ‘Happy Hormones’

After experiencing depression while training to become a physician, I developed an interest in happiness and have studied, and taught, ways to create positivity and joy. A study published in Psychological Science in 2008 found that certain inherit...
by SNAP on Apr 9, 2016

Facts About Human Growth Hormone

With the advancement of science and technology this hormone was successfully produced and given a clean bill for use by the FDA. The part of the body responsible for producing this hormone is known as the pituitary gland found in the brain. Its absen...
by Muscle Bodybuilder on Mar 29, 2016

Preventing Muscles Loss Due to Aging

It’s a biological fact that as most people age their arms and legs become visibly smaller. This is due to shrinkage of the muscles. Along with smaller muscles comes less strength and the increased risk of falling and fracturing or breaking a bone.
by Body Health Pro on Mar 24, 2016

Stressed Out Squirrels

Southern flying squirrelStress is, it seems, an inevitable part of life. You just can't get away from it altogether, and that applies to animals as much as it does to humans. True, they tend to get stressed out about different things, not being able...
by Synapsida on Mar 6, 2016

Prohormone Supplements

Prohormone supplements are used by people who want to build muscle mass and strength and are therefore popular with athletes like wrestlers and bodybuilders. Their action is very similar to the action of anabolic steroids or testosterone but they wor...
by Muscle Bodybuilder on Feb 8, 2016

Turn Up Your Success Biochemistry In 2 min!

As we know, our emotions and behavior is tightly connected with our biochemistry. When we are stressed, the body produces Cortisol, Adrenaline and other chemicals which help us react to the situations. It prepares our muscles, our cardio-vascular sys...

20 Hormone Triggers That Burn or Store Fat

You can't burn fat if your hormones are out of wack.   Learn more here.....Do you want to:Eat Better to be Healthier, Burn More Fat and Lose Permanent Weight?Have Your BEST Looking Body Naked or in Smaller-Sized Clo...
by My Fitness Hut Blog on Oct 14, 2015


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