Spearmint Tea can also help deal with PCOS due to its anti-androgenic properties. Drinking spearmint tea can help reduce hirsutism, or excess body hair, by reducing free and total testosterone levels and increasing luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) levels.
The pituitary glycoprotein hormones are thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH). The placental glycoprotein hormone chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) resembles LH in function. All these hormones a
Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH)-- is a gonadotropin, a glycoprotein polypeptide hormone. FSH is synthesized and secreted by the gonadotropic cells of the anterior pituitary gland, and regulates the development, growth, pubertal maturation, and reproductive processes of the body. FSH and luteinizing hormone (LH) work together in the reproductive system.
Many women in pre-menopause want to know if they have finished periods, can forget birth control and whether menopause explains the way they are feeling. myrios® measure FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) in the blood. A single blood test is much more reliable than a urine test which may require 2-3 tests to get an answer. www.myrios.co.uk