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A hormone is a chemical released by one or more cells that affects cells in other parts of the organism. Only a small amount of hormone is required to alter cell metabolism. It is essentially a chemical messenger that transports a signal from one cell to another.
Estrogen is essential to maintain muscle stem cell health, research shows

Estrogen is essential to maintain muscle stem cell health, research shows

Intermittent fasting may regulate blood glucose levels even without weight loss

Intermittent fasting may regulate blood glucose levels even without weight loss

Research opens possibility of developing single-dose gene therapy for inherited arrhythmias

Research opens possibility of developing single-dose gene therapy for inherited arrhythmias

Women's greater immune response to flu vaccine declines with age

Women's greater immune response to flu vaccine declines with age

Sleep quality and fatigue among women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Sleep quality and fatigue among women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Dogs and cats relieve academic stress and lift students' mood, according to a new study

Dogs and cats relieve academic stress and lift students' mood, according to a new study

Living with advanced breast cancer

Living with advanced breast cancer

Genetic contribution to distractibility helps explain procrastination

Genetic contribution to distractibility helps explain procrastination

Research reveals genetic cause of deadly digestive disease in children

Research reveals genetic cause of deadly digestive disease in children

Review provides new recommendations to manage menopausal symptoms after breast cancer

Review provides new recommendations to manage menopausal symptoms after breast cancer

Many thyroid cancer patients have no choice about radioactive iodine, study reveals

Many thyroid cancer patients have no choice about radioactive iodine, study reveals

What happens when you eliminate sugar and adopt the keto diet?

What happens when you eliminate sugar and adopt the keto diet?

Could hormone therapy for prostate cancer increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

Could hormone therapy for prostate cancer increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

Women of color may face elevated risks of developing triple-negative breast cancer

Women of color may face elevated risks of developing triple-negative breast cancer

Long-term follow-up of childhood cancer survivors is essential to maintain bone health

Long-term follow-up of childhood cancer survivors is essential to maintain bone health

Intermittent fasting may protect against type 2 diabetes

Intermittent fasting may protect against type 2 diabetes

Carbohydrate plays important role in regulating blood pressure, research suggests

Carbohydrate plays important role in regulating blood pressure, research suggests

Study: Antidepressants reduce mortality by 35% in patients with diabetes

Study: Antidepressants reduce mortality by 35% in patients with diabetes

Maternal obesity may negatively affect children's lung development

Maternal obesity may negatively affect children's lung development

Breaking the barriers for transgender health care

Breaking the barriers for transgender health care