How to use Sex-hormone in a sentence
These sex hormones are carried in the blood on a protein called sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG ).
Hormone Therapy Hormone therapy treats prostate cancer by depriving the body of testosterone, the male sex hormone.
For example, male athletics tend to gain muscle faster then female due to the (anabolic) sex hormone testosterone.
Estrogen is the principal female sex hormone produced by the ovaries.
These plant hormones similar to the female sex hormone estrogen are found most commonly in soy beans and other high-fibre foods.Advertisement
In the longer term sex hormone replacement reduces the risk of osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease in both men and women.
Brain overproduction of factors promoting sex hormone production can also be the result of brain infections or injury.