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Hypocretin Neurons: The Link Between Fastin...

Apr 30, 201226 Comments13800 Views

There is a hell of a dichotomy occurring in the Paleo blogosphere this month.   99 percent of the time I am pleased as Pooh

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Leptin, Sleep, and Obesity: Is Reduced Slee...

Apr 30, 20125 Comments9056 Views

The literature on sleep and obesity is becoming dense.  Lots of things happen to people when they sleep.   One of them has to do

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The HPA axis: Psychological Stress and Hypo...

Apr 27, 201229 Comments14756 Views

I’m going to pick up here where I left off on my last post. There, I covered the role that exercise and energy deficits play

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The HPA axis: Metabolic Distress and Hypoth...

Apr 24, 201238 Comments16466 Views

The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis (you can read an introduction to it here) is one of the leading contributors to poor reproductive health. The pituitary gland


HPA axis: what is pregnenolone steal?

Apr 23, 201217 Comments26211 Views

Pregnenolone steal is not a term commonly used by medical professionals and doctors. Yet if described to them, they would happily admit that it is

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HPA axis dysfunction

Apr 16, 201216 Comments25802 Views

There are two primary ways in which the HPA axis (read an overview of the axis and what it does here) can malfunction: its activity

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The HPA axis: an introduction

Apr 16, 20121 Comment4195 Views

  The abbreviation HPA axis stands for Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal axis. Sometimes it is the HPAT or HPATO axis, standing for Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal-Thyroid-Ovary axis – depending on how