Obese, Anorexic Women Show Low Levels of ‘Feel Good’ Neurosteroid

Women who struggle with anorexia nervosa or obesity exhibit low levels of a neuroactive steroid known as allopregnanolone, a metabolite of the hormone progesterone, according to a new study published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology.

Read more: https://psychcentral.com/news/2017/11/12/both-obese-anorexic-women-show-low-levels-of-feel-good-neurosteroid/128641.html

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