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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.
Sister study that examines causes of breast cancer opens

Sister study that examines causes of breast cancer opens

Higher intake of dietary fiber is associated with lower circulating estrogen levels

Higher intake of dietary fiber is associated with lower circulating estrogen levels

Survey of reproductive health professionals exposes the need for additional education tools on hormone replacement therapy

Survey of reproductive health professionals exposes the need for additional education tools on hormone replacement therapy

Discovery of fundamental mechanism within cells that link obesity and type 2 diabetes

Discovery of fundamental mechanism within cells that link obesity and type 2 diabetes

Fruit and vitamin C intake are likely to be useful for the prevention of stomach cancer

Fruit and vitamin C intake are likely to be useful for the prevention of stomach cancer

Insulin sensitizing drugs help thin women as well overweight women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Insulin sensitizing drugs help thin women as well overweight women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Researchers have discovered an effective new way to treat giant cell arteritis

Researchers have discovered an effective new way to treat giant cell arteritis

Estrogen protects male rats from aortic aneurysms

Estrogen protects male rats from aortic aneurysms

Study examines fertility concerns among young women with breast cancer

Study examines fertility concerns among young women with breast cancer

Paroxetine is an effective treatment for diminishing hot flashes in men who are receiving hormone therapy for prostate cancer

Paroxetine is an effective treatment for diminishing hot flashes in men who are receiving hormone therapy for prostate cancer

Low-dose estrogen therapy significantly reduced the progression of fatty buildup in the arteries leading to the heart

Low-dose estrogen therapy significantly reduced the progression of fatty buildup in the arteries leading to the heart

Progestin in hormone therapy could dramatically affect heart attack severity

Progestin in hormone therapy could dramatically affect heart attack severity

Prostate cancer patients who no longer respond to hormone therapy may benefit from a combination of docetaxel and estramustine

Prostate cancer patients who no longer respond to hormone therapy may benefit from a combination of docetaxel and estramustine

Flu vaccine shortage highlights need to accelerate the approval of affordable generic biopharmaceuticals and vaccines

Flu vaccine shortage highlights need to accelerate the approval of affordable generic biopharmaceuticals and vaccines

The search for the Holy Grail for dieters is on

The search for the Holy Grail for dieters is on

Men with advanced, incurable prostate cancer can benefit from docetaxel

Men with advanced, incurable prostate cancer can benefit from docetaxel

Statistics reveal that there are now 1.8 million people with diabetes in the UK

Statistics reveal that there are now 1.8 million people with diabetes in the UK

Breast cancer drug Taxotere extends life of prostate cancer patients

Breast cancer drug Taxotere extends life of prostate cancer patients

Breastfeeding women increase sexual desire among other women

Breastfeeding women increase sexual desire among other women

Testosterone may help men recover from a stroke

Testosterone may help men recover from a stroke