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Caffeine consumption linked to estrogen changes

Caffeine consumption linked to estrogen changes | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Asian women who consumed an average of 200 milligrams or more of caffeine a day—the equivalent of roughly two cups of coffee—had elevated estrogen levels when compared to women who consumed less.
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Songbird brain synapses and glial cells capable of synthesizing estrogen

Songbird brain synapses and glial cells capable of synthesizing estrogen | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Colin Saldanha, a biology professor at American University, has always been intrigued by the hormone estrogen. Specifically, how the hormone that does so much (for example, it promotes sexual behavior in women but can also increase susceptibility to seizures) does not cause major cross circuit meltdowns.

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