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Progesterone and neurotransmitters: the under-recognized relationship

Hormones and the nervous system are linked in ways that may not be obvious. In recent weeks, we’ve explored the connections between estrogen and serotonin and testosterone and dopamine. Progesterone is another hormone that has many implications in the nervous … Continue reading

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Thought you knew everything about estrogen? What about its effects on the nervous system?

Fatigue, weight gain, irritability, sleep issues, and depression are all issues we’ve dealt with either ourselves, or experienced by someone close to us. Many people associate these symptoms with hormone imbalances, but what might not be so obvious is that … Continue reading

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