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The study was published in the journal eLife.(Pixabay)

Hormone found to switch off hunger could help tackle obesity

By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta | Washington [US]
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 06:22 PM IST
A hormone that can suppress food intake and increase the feeling of fullness in mice has shown similar results in humans and non-human primates, says a new study.
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The researchers harnessed network medicine methodologies and large-scale electronic health records from Cleveland Clinic patients to identify clinical manifestations and pathologies common between Covid-19 and other diseases.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The researchers harnessed network medicine methodologies and large-scale electronic health records from Cleveland Clinic patients to identify clinical manifestations and pathologies common between Covid-19 and other diseases.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Sleep hormone can be considered as viable treatment option for Covid-19: Study

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh | Washington
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 02:31 PM IST
Analysis of patient data from US-based Cleveland Clinic’s Covid-19 registry also revealed that melatonin usage was associated with a nearly 30 per cent reduced likelihood of testing positive for SARS-CoV-2.
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Dr. N Sanjeeva Reddy
Dr. N Sanjeeva Reddy

‘Stress levels have a direct impact on hormones, which control the reproductive

By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2020 11:09 AM IST
Unlike even a few decades earlier when infertility was attributed solely to the woman partner, males are at an increasing risk too.
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An unregulated supply of “love” hormone from the brain may be the reason behind obsessive sex thoughts and a compulsion to perform sexual acts in some people characterized as hypersexuals.(Unsplash)
An unregulated supply of “love” hormone from the brain may be the reason behind obsessive sex thoughts and a compulsion to perform sexual acts in some people characterized as hypersexuals.(Unsplash)

‘Love’ hormone can trigger overactive sex drive too

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, London
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 11:58 AM IST
A new study on men and women with hypersexual disorder has revealed a possible role of the hormone oxytocin, also known as ‘cuddle’ or ‘love’ hormone, according to researchers.
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Chemicals used in cosmetic and personal care products and changes in reproductive hormones.(Unsplash)
Chemicals used in cosmetic and personal care products and changes in reproductive hormones.(Unsplash)

Chemicals in cosmetic items can harm women’s hormones

By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 10:08 AM IST
The beauty products you use could be harmful for your reproductive system. A new study shows how cosmetics used in personal care products can cause changes in reproductive hormones.
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Your diet can upset your hormones and make you go on an emotional roller-coaster.(Unsplash)
Your diet can upset your hormones and make you go on an emotional roller-coaster.(Unsplash)

3 foods that can mess up your hormones, avoid them for hormonal balance

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 08:59 AM IST
If you are always feeling moody or low, your hormones may be to blame. Here are 3 foods that you need to remove from your diet to see the difference.
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Different forms of physical activity, be it strength training or cardio exercise, affect the body differently.(Shutterstock)
Different forms of physical activity, be it strength training or cardio exercise, affect the body differently.(Shutterstock)

Cardio and strength training affect your hormones differently, here’s why

By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 10:45 AM IST
Cardio training on an exercise bike can cause three times increase in the production of the hormone FGF21 than strength training with weights. Here’s what latest research shows on the effect of exercise on your hormones.
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While PMS is a common condition that affects up to 85% of menstruating women, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is a more severe form of PMS and affects 3 to 8% of menstruating women.(Shutterstock)
While PMS is a common condition that affects up to 85% of menstruating women, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is a more severe form of PMS and affects 3 to 8% of menstruating women.(Shutterstock)

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is not PMS, here are its symptoms, cause, and treatment

By Soma Das | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2018 03:25 PM IST
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: PMDD is a more severe form of PMS that not many know about. It can affect your mood, and cause extreme sadness, anger, breast tenderness and bloating.
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The study results show that girls tended to be more dissatisfied with their bodies than boys, but boys with higher hormone levels also felt unhappy with their physical shape.(Shutterstock)
The study results show that girls tended to be more dissatisfied with their bodies than boys, but boys with higher hormone levels also felt unhappy with their physical shape.(Shutterstock)

Body image issues are affecting young kids as well, here’s why

By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2018 11:23 AM IST
Body image issues are not just affecting adults and teenagers, even children as young as 8 or 9 are facing it, says a new study. It also found a link between hormone levels and body satisfaction in pre-pubescent children.
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Pregnancy complication: Around 50-80% of expectant mothers report having memory lapse or concentration problems during or post-delivery.(Shutterstock)
Pregnancy complication: Around 50-80% of expectant mothers report having memory lapse or concentration problems during or post-delivery.(Shutterstock)

Have you heard of momnesia? A pregnancy complication, gynaecologists call it pregnant brain

By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2018 01:46 PM IST
Pregnancy complications: Pregnancy is often accompanied by amnesia, which is caused by hormonal fluctuations. Gynaecologists call it momnesia or pregnant brain. Here’s all you need to know about it.
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The Ministry of Health has restricted the manufacture of Oxytocin formulations for domestic use to public sector only.(Photo: Shutterstock)
The Ministry of Health has restricted the manufacture of Oxytocin formulations for domestic use to public sector only.(Photo: Shutterstock)

Manufacture of Oxytocin to be banned from July 1

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 02:41 PM IST
The Himachal Pradesh High Court in a 2016 judgement observed that large-scale clandestine manufacture and sale of oxytocin was leading to its grave misuse, which was harmful to animals and humans.
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Vitamin D deficiency: The ‘sunshine vitamin’ is good for people on medication for diabetes, heart diseases and cancer.(Shutterstock)
Vitamin D deficiency: The ‘sunshine vitamin’ is good for people on medication for diabetes, heart diseases and cancer.(Shutterstock)

Vitamin D deficiency can lead to back pain, depression, hair loss. These are its best sources

By Soma Das | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 04:28 PM IST
Vitamin D deficiency: Sunshine may be one of the best sources of Vitamin D, but there are several more. And this essential vitamin is not just good for the bones, it also improves your mood, boosts immunity and helps you lose weight.
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Pesticides affect the synthesis, action, or elimination of natural hormones, which can lead to a wide variety of health effects.(Shutterstock)
Pesticides affect the synthesis, action, or elimination of natural hormones, which can lead to a wide variety of health effects.(Shutterstock)

This widely used pesticide is messing up your hormones

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 04:58 PM IST
Neonicotinoids act on insects’ nervous systems, killing them by paralysis. Very little research has been done on their effects on human health. The study, published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, shows that they may also have an impact on human health by disrupting our hormonal systems.
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