The Biochemistry Behind Appetite Regulation

We are already in a situation of massive public health failure. As Americans, we have allowed individuals in society to function within a system that has failed them.

Our Bodies Love Carbohydrates…


The Building Blocks of Proteins

Energy Sources and Utilization

Hypothalamic Energy Regulation

Arcuate Nucleus

NPY/AgRP Neurons


Orexigenic Hormones and Neurotransmitters

Anorexigenic Hormones and Neurotransmitters

A Well-Regulated Cycle

Biological Diversity

Hormones are chemical molecules, but they serve no function if they are unable to bind to a receptor.

16 y/o working in healthtech & women’s health | a collection of my thoughts |