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Cycle & Hormones

The menstrual cycle and hormones have many important effects on women’s health. Hormones influence a woman’s bone health, cognitive health, reproductive health, from menstruation to pregnancy to menopause and much more. Learn how your hormones change throughout your menstrual cycle and the effects they have on your body and mind.

What are the female hormones?

The main female sex hormones are oesterogen and progesterone, primarily produced in the ovaries, adrenal glands, and, during pregnancy, the placenta.

What Are the Main Female Hormones? 

Sex hormones produced and released by the ovaries, namely progesterone and oestrogen, are known as the main female hormones. The three major oestrogens are estradiol, estrone, and estriol.

What Is the Importance of Hormones?

Hormones are in charge of regulating a lot of what our body does on a daily basis. They regulate growth, sex drive, sexual development, reproduction, sexual function, metabolism, and thirst among other things.

How do hormones affect women?

Hormone imbalance can cause Bloating, fatigue, irritability, hair loss, palpitations, mood swings, problems with blood sugar, trouble concentrating, infertility and so on. Some of the major hormones that control us are Cortisol, Ghrelin and Melatonin

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