Are My Hormones Me?
"Hormones are critical for most aspects of human function, including physical growth, puberty, hunger, metabolism, sexual function, and reproduction. Also sleep, menstruation, lactation, stress, and mood, among many others... Hormones seemingly control everything, in other words, and I’d started to envision them as little particles floating around my body, carrying banners that said, 'Have a baby!!!' It was interesting, then, to learn that I basically had it all wrong."
Read full article by Edith Zimmerman (The Cut)