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How Hormones Control the Menstrual Cycle

By July 27, 2007

Have you ever wondered how hormones like estrogen and progesterone control your menstrual cycle? The fact is the female sex hormones control everything from when you have a period to when you ovulate. Without a group of six hormones interacting with the female reproductive organs, conception could not occur, and neither could the menstrual cycle. Hormones are the chemical messengers that signal the changes that occur in your reproductive organs during the phases of the menstrual cycle... read more!
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January 1, 2008 at 12:56 pm
(1) Julia says:

It says in here that 6 hormones interact together in female menstrual cycle. I know of only 5, which are Estrogen, Progesterone, LH, FSH, and Beta HCG. What is the 6th hormone?

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