Category Archives for "Endocrine"

Webinar: Iron Deficiency and Obesity in Menstruating Adolescents

Image by Free-Photos from PixabayA few weeks ago, I held a free webinar covering key points relating to iron deficiency and obesity in menstruating adolescents. Topics covered: the connection between vitamin D and iron metabolism the role of hepcidin in regulating iron absorption how excess weight affects hepcidin why menstruating adolescents are at risk for iron deficiencyand more!If you […]

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The HPA Axis and the Stress Response

Here’s a short overview of the HPA axis and its role in the stress response. This is a basic overview – perhaps I’ll do a more detailed version in the future. There’s more to it than meets the eye :)The HPA Axis and the Stress Response If you’re interested in learning more about stress and […]

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