Retrieved 16 February These include its well-documented benefits for bone health and bone density maintenance 8098as well as amelioration of abdominal obesity, improved insulin sensitivity, and enhanced neuroprotection, cognitive function, and maintenance of mitochondrial and metabolic function 1122337079 She spent her twenties working hard to lose weight after she hit a peak of pounds, but she saw all that effort literally softening before her eyes when she began taking estrogen two years ago. Retrieved 21 November Retrieved 10 October
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The city is also home to the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art. The Melbourne financial crisis was a contributing factor in the Australian economic depression of the s and the Australian banking crisis of Retrieved 28 January Related signaling pathways regulated by estrogen have been identified in skeletal muscle with downstream consequences likely impacting contractile function 1 Of course, the experience of being a trans athlete is much more complex than just changing your hair and then watching the trophies roll in.
There is a growing body of information supporting the beneficial effects of estrogen and estrogen-based hormone therapy HT on maintenance and enhancement of muscle mass, strength, and connective tissue. Abstract There is a growing body of information supporting the beneficial effects of estrogen and estrogen-based hormone therapy HT on maintenance and enhancement of muscle mass, strength, and connective tissue. These issues will be discussed in the context of the potential beneficial effects of HT in this population. Retrieved 2 December It is not a choice and is biologically determined like any other human trait such as eye colour.