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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.
Scientists discover biological reason why women are more likely to develop adrenal disorders

Scientists discover biological reason why women are more likely to develop adrenal disorders

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction

Limiting exposure to blue-light emitting devices can improve sleep quality in teenagers

Limiting exposure to blue-light emitting devices can improve sleep quality in teenagers

Researchers explore link between aging fat cells and Alzheimer's

Researchers explore link between aging fat cells and Alzheimer's

New approach to waking up sleeping genes could help people with Prader-Willi syndrome

New approach to waking up sleeping genes could help people with Prader-Willi syndrome

Nearly all women treated for breast cancer suffer from health problems, finds study

Nearly all women treated for breast cancer suffer from health problems, finds study

Metals bind to and influence peptide involved in insulin production

Metals bind to and influence peptide involved in insulin production

Limiting exposure to blue-light emitting devices can improve sleep in teens

Limiting exposure to blue-light emitting devices can improve sleep in teens

Ultra-Processed foods delay satiety, increase food intake and weight gain

Ultra-Processed foods delay satiety, increase food intake and weight gain

Insulin-producing beta cells can change their function in diabetes, reveals study

Insulin-producing beta cells can change their function in diabetes, reveals study

New type of insulin could prevent hypoglycemia in diabetics

New type of insulin could prevent hypoglycemia in diabetics

Largest study of women with hyperemesis gravidarum launches in Europe

Largest study of women with hyperemesis gravidarum launches in Europe

Recombinant insulin could potentially address key concerns about the lifesaving drug

Recombinant insulin could potentially address key concerns about the lifesaving drug

LC-MS/MS test for progesterone outperforms traditional immunoassays

LC-MS/MS test for progesterone outperforms traditional immunoassays

Type 1 diabetes symptoms are not recognized early enough among children in Quebec

Type 1 diabetes symptoms are not recognized early enough among children in Quebec

Meals that include fresh avocado can suppress hunger and increase satisfaction, study suggests

Meals that include fresh avocado can suppress hunger and increase satisfaction, study suggests

Researchers study the impact of and treatment for aggrecan deficiency

Researchers study the impact of and treatment for aggrecan deficiency

Inhibition of ribosome biogenesis as new treatment strategy for advanced cancers

Inhibition of ribosome biogenesis as new treatment strategy for advanced cancers

Blocking protein-digesting enzyme may help improve metabolic health

Blocking protein-digesting enzyme may help improve metabolic health

Targeting antidiuretic hormone vasopressin shows promise for autism

Targeting antidiuretic hormone vasopressin shows promise for autism