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  • http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/hormone.aspx
  • Classically, hormones are defined as chemical substances secreted directly into the bloodstream that act on a distant target organ or type of cell.
  • http://www.naturalnews.com/hormone.html
  • Trying to understand the body and how it works can be an exercise in frustration and futility.
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/treatments_and_procedures/hi...
  • Hormones are special chemicals made by parts of the body called glands.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hormone
  • Different types of hormones are secreted in the body, with different biological roles and functions.
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  • Hormones are chemical messengers that control and coordinate the functions of all tissues and organs.
  • http://www.gfmer.ch/Books/Reproductive_health/Steroid_hormone_met...
  • Steroid hormones can be grouped in various classes according to a number of criteria.
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  • This area of the brain called the hypothalamus is responsible for the regulation of pituitary hormones by the release of controlling hormones.
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  • As a result of improved insight into the diagnosis, pathophysiology, and molecular bases, it is now possible to diagnose the disorders earlier in their development, and the treatment of the deficiency states for most hormones is successful....
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  • However, even when there is no danger present, the adrenal glands release the stress hormones causing all the same symptoms.
  • http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/endocrine_system/endocrine_syst...
  • There are three main chemical categories of hormones: protein/polypeptides, steroids, and those made from modified amino acids.
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    News

    When the Body's in Overdrive, This Liver Hormone Puts the Brakes on Metabolism
    Science Daily - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Menopausal Hormone Tx Use Down Post-WHI Recommendations
    Physicians Briefing - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Anti-obesity pill could be near after discovery of a hormone that stops the body from burning,
    News Now - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    'Remembering the good times' could help teenagers avoid depression 'by reducing levels of a stress hormone'
    Daily Mail - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Anti-obesity pill could be in the works after scientists discover a hormone that stops the body from burning fat
    Daily Mail - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    A hormone released during exercise might protect against Alzheimer's
    New Scientist - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Exercise hormone may help the brain fight off Alzheimer's disease
    Scotsman - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    'Exercise hormone' may play a role in combating Alzheimer's disease
    National Health Services UK - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Expert reveals how to hack your hormones for better health this year
    News Now - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Going beyond the pill: women who opt for hormone-free contraception
    News Now - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Hormones induce the formation of luminal-derived basal cells in the mammary gland
    Nature - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    What to know about luteinizing hormone tests A luteinizing hormone (LH) test is a blood or urine test that measures the levels of LH in a person's blood. This hormone plays a key role in the reproductive system of both males and females. Learn about norma
    Medical News Today - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    What do night sweats mean? Sweating at night may be a sign of low testosterone in males or menopause in females. Treatment often involves supplementing the hormone to correct an imbalance. Learn more here. 21 Dec 2018
    Medical News Today - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    How can I balance my hormones? There are many ways to help balance hormones, including managing stress and maintaining healthful sleep, exercise, and dietary habits. Learn more about natural ways to balance hormones here. 18 Dec 2018
    Medical News Today - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Reserpine Induces Apoptosis and Cell Cycle Arrest in Hormone Independent Prostate Cancer Cells through Mitochondrial Membrane Potential Failure
    Ingentaconnect - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Exercise-induced hormone irisin triggers bone remodeling in mice
    Science Daily - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Prognostic characteristics in hormone receptor-positive advanced breast cancer and characterization of abemaciclib efficacy
    Nature - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Why are my breasts sore before a period? Fluctuations in hormones before a period are a common cause of sore breasts. In this article, learn more about why breast pain or tenderness often occurs before a period. 13 Dec 2018
    Medical News Today - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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    Videos

    Types of hormones
         
    There are three major types of hormones, based on structure, in our body. Lets find out a little more about them. By Ryan Patton. More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=KSclrkk_Ako

    How do Hormones give us Beautiful Skin?
         
    http://www.drterry.com - In this video I share with you why hormones are important for beautiful, youthful skin. Please subscribe to my channel here on Youtube and also head over to my website by clicking the link above and sign up to receive all my b...

    Guide to Female Hormones (excerpt)
         
    Female hormones are complex. Learn a little about the female hormone cycle as well as why conventional lab testing for hormones is a waste of time. Also, learn about the effects of cortisol on female hormones.

    Can Women's Hormones Cause Cancer?
         
    Have you ever wondered how your hormones affect your risk of breast cancer? Founder of the Breast Cancer Conqueror Dr. V shares. SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE EXPERT INFORMATION AND BREAKING BREAST CANCER NEWS http://www.youtube.com/user/drjayharness VISIT...

    Precision Analytical Hormone Testing Introduction
         
    Introduction to Precision Analytical. Topics include the diurnal pattern of adrenal hormones, Teststerone, Progesterone, Estriol, Cortisol, DHT, DHEA http://www.precisionhormones.com

    Calcium and Vitamin D Help Hormones Help Bones Following Menopause
         
    Is it safe for postmenopausal women to take calcium and vitamin D supplements to boost their bone strength? There are a number of conflicting reports, and opinions vary greatly on the subject. Now, an analysis from the Woman's Health Initiative trial offe...

    Understanding the Hormone Connection on Your Metastatic Breast Cancer Journey: Webinar Recap
         

    What is hormone receptor positive (ER+/HER2-) advanced breast cancer?
         
    Dr. Michael Gnant explains hormone receptor positive (ER+/HER2-) advanced breast cancer. © 2011 Novartis AG

    What are hormones?
         
    http://www.drerika.com Bioidentical Hormone expert Dr. Erika Schwartz explains what hormones are.

    Hormone Deficiencies and Imbalances
         
    This video highlights the importance of identifying hormone deficiencies and being proactive about your health by following a AAG Health HRT program. Find more information about hormone imbalances on http://www.aaghealth.com/how-to-start-hrt....

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    220px 1802 Examples of Amine Peptide Protein and Steroid Hormone Structure
    Lack of the plant hormone auxin can cause abnormal growth (right)
    all juvenile hormones
    Endocrine glands in the human head and neck and their hormones
    Endocrine glands in the human head and neck and their hormones
    220px 1802 Examples of Amine Peptide Protein and Steroid Hormone Structure
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    Lack of the plant hormone auxin can cause abnormal growth (right)
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    all juvenile hormones
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    Endocrine glands in the human head and neck and their hormones
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    Endocrine glands in the human head and neck and their hormones
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    Crystal structure of juvenile hormone epoxide hydrolase from the silkworm Bombyx mori.[1]
    Perched on top of each of your kidneys, your adrenal glands produce hormones that help regulate your metabolism, immune system, blood pressure and other essential functions.
    Pituitary hormones
    The endocrine system is made up of the endocrine glands that secrete hormones.
    564px Thyrotropin releasing hormone svg
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    Crystal structure of juvenile hormone epoxide hydrolase from the silkworm Bombyx mori.[1]
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    Perched on top of each of your kidneys, your adrenal glands produce hormones that help regulate your metabolism, immune system, blood pressure and other essential functions.
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    Pituitary hormones
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    The endocrine system is made up of the endocrine glands that secrete hormones.
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    manage menopause symptoms and hormones
    Illustration of hormone secretion from endocrine glands
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    manage menopause symptoms and hormones
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    Illustration of hormone secretion from endocrine glands
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    Researchers are studying whether boosting levels of certain hormones that decline with age has antiaging effects in older adults.
    Hypothalamus hormone production
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    Pancreatic hormone 1TZ5.png
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    Researchers are studying whether boosting levels of certain hormones that decline with age has antiaging effects in older adults.
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    Hypothalamus hormone production
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    Thumbnail of Hormones and Menopause (print version)
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    New research indicating that patients with psoriasis have higher levels of the hormone leptin links the chronic inflammation of this skin disorder with metabolic disturbances.
    Hormone-based contraceptives
    hormones and sexual desire
    Thumbnail of Hormones and Menopause (print version)
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    Bioidentical Hormones 0
    healthywomen.org
    New research indicating that patients with psoriasis have higher levels of the hormone leptin links the chronic inflammation of this skin disorder with metabolic disturbances.
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    Hormone-based contraceptives
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    hormones and sexual desire
    healthywomen.org
    Hypothalamus hormone production
    Pituitary hormones
    Although the thyroid gland releases the hormones which govern growth and metabolism, the brain (the pituitary and the hypothalamus) manages the release and the balance of the amount of hormones circulated.
    hormone injection
    Algorithm for evaluation of patients with adrenal incidentalomas. Adrenal tumors with a noncontrast computed tomography (CT) Hounsfield unit (HU) of 10 or less are only followed for hormone hypersecretion. Masses with noncontrast CT HU of more than 10 and
    Hypothalamus hormone production
    nlm.nih.gov
    Pituitary hormones
    nlm.nih.gov
    Although the thyroid gland releases the hormones which govern growth and metabolism, the brain (the pituitary and the hypothalamus) manages the release and the balance of the amount of hormones circulated.
    drugs.com
    hormone injection
    cancer.ie
    Algorithm for evaluation of patients with adrenal incidentalomas. Adrenal tumors with a noncontrast computed tomography (CT) Hounsfield unit (HU) of 10 or less are only followed for hormone hypersecretion. Masses with noncontrast CT HU of more than 10 and
    clevelandclinicmeded.com
    The thyroid gland produces the hormones thyroxine (also called T4) and triiodothyronine (also called T3). (Most of the T4 is changed to T3 outside of the thyroid.) These hormones play a role in certain bodily functions, including body temperature, mood an
    Sex, Hormone Physiology, & Hypogonadism after TBI
    The thyroid gland lies at the base of the throat near the trachea. It is shaped like a butterfly, with the right lobe and left lobe connected by a thin piece of tissue called the isthmus. The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized organs found in the neck
    Many different hormones found in the body can be tested through blood or urine collection.
    Testosterone production is regulated by luteinizing hormone (LH) and luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH)
    The thyroid gland produces the hormones thyroxine (also called T4) and triiodothyronine (also called T3). (Most of the T4 is changed to T3 outside of the thyroid.) These hormones play a role in certain bodily functions, including body temperature, mood an
    my.clevelandclinic.org
    Sex, Hormone Physiology, & Hypogonadism after TBI
    upmcphysicianresources.com
    The thyroid gland lies at the base of the throat near the trachea. It is shaped like a butterfly, with the right lobe and left lobe connected by a thin piece of tissue called the isthmus. The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized organs found in the neck
    cancer.gov
    Many different hormones found in the body can be tested through blood or urine collection.
    drugs.com
    Testosterone production is regulated by luteinizing hormone (LH) and luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH)
    cancer.gov
    diagram showing the hormone system
    Ovarian hypofunction is caused when the ovaries cease to function normally due to decreased hormone production.
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    The pituitary is a gland attached to the base of the brain which secretes hormones that govern the onset of puberty, sexual development and reproductive function.
    In response to high levels of glucose in the blood, the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas secrete the hormone insulin.
    diagram showing the hormone system
    cancerresearchuk.org
    Ovarian hypofunction is caused when the ovaries cease to function normally due to decreased hormone production.
    drugs.com
    hormones thumb
    cancerresearchuk.org
    The pituitary is a gland attached to the base of the brain which secretes hormones that govern the onset of puberty, sexual development and reproductive function.
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    In response to high levels of glucose in the blood, the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas secrete the hormone insulin.
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