Testosterone In Women: Why It Rises Or Falls And What To Do About It
April 16, 2019 10:49
Despite the fact that most people associate testosterone only with men, women also have this hormone. Moreover, it is responsible for some important functions – it keeps the bones healthy; facilitates cognitive health; and maintains libido, mood, and energy levels.
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In women, testosterone is produced in the ovaries and adrenal glands. And while women need only a small amount of this hormone, its too high or too low levels often lead to disorders. What does this mean for a woman’s body?