Tag: Hormone

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Melatonin Facts- The Hormone That Helps You Fall Asleep

You've probably heard of melatonin before, maybe not as a hormone but as a supplement. Now, it's time to learn what the sleep hormone, melatonin is about. What is Melatonin? Melatonin is a hormone produced in the pineal gland of...

/ April 9, 2019
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Relationship between IGF-1 and Growth Hormone

There exists a unique relationship between IGF-1 and growth hormone with both a stimulatory and mediating effect. The growth hormone/IGF-1 axis involves the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and liver. Insulin growth factor 1 is a primary mediator of many GH functions....

/ January 4, 2019