Motherhood and Hormone Replacement Therapies – A New Approach

Motherhood and Hormone Replacement Therapies – A New Approach

Motherhood alters your brain, this we know as all of our mothers are crazy, but how it alters the brain may help researchers understand why hormone replacement therapies (HT) are so variable in their effects. Motherhood causes permanent changes in the connection in the area of the brain known as the hippocampus which plays a […]

Orcas: Menopausal females lead the way to food

Orcas: Menopausal females lead the way to food

Orca females share a trait with human females: they go through menopause. At about the age of 40, killer whales reach the end of their reproductive productivity, but it’s possible that they can live for decades longer than that. Now, researchers are understanding the role that these menopausal females play, and it turns out that […]