Category «Hormones»

PMS, Genetics, and Solutions

PMS, Genetics, Solutions

A LOT of us know the moodiness and inability to think that come with premenstrual syndrome (PMS).  It can range from simply feeling irritable and icky to being something that really interferes with our lives.  Is there something genetic that predisposes some women to PMS?  It has been shown in the past few years that there …

Thyroid Hormone Levels and Your Genes

Your genes play a big role in how your thyroid works and how your body produces and converts the different forms of thyroid hormone. Using your raw genetic data from 23andMe or another source, you can get an idea of areas that may be genetic weaknesses for you, possibly pointing to new approaches to managing …