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Unpacking the links: Chronic stress, fertility and the 'hunger hormone'

20:00 EDT 9 May 2019 | AAAS

(RMIT University) A new study suggests high levels of the hormone ghrelin, which stimulates appetite and is also released during stress, could be harmful to some aspects of reproductive function.

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