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Oestrogens

oestrogens

A class of sex hormones associated with the development and maintenance of secondary female sex characteristics and control of the cyclical changes in the reproductive cycle. They are also required for pregnancy maintenance and have an anabolic effect on protein metabolism and water retention.


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Androgen and oestrogen deficiency or inhibition

... about it. Besides their effects on sexual characteristics, their development and sexual regulation, what are the other effects of androgens and oestrogens ? Such an example could be the link between osteoporosis and age-related oestrogen decline. There are also documented cases of people having ...

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by Infotropism
Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Androgen and oestrogen deficiency or inhibition
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Born gay?

... like this kind of statements) I'm not gay, but yes environment plays an important role. But i've read something that gays have higher levels of oestrogens than testosteron. So i believe people can be born gay. , hmmmm, depends which way you look at it, some say gays are pointless, they cannot ...

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by dr. dugmore
Sat May 26, 2007 12:08 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Born gay?
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Born gay?

... like this kind of statements) I'm not gay, but yes environment plays an important role. But i've read something that gays have higher levels of oestrogens than testosteron. So i believe people can be born gay.

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by sdekivit
Fri Aug 11, 2006 9:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Born gay?
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Views: 46570


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