Vol. 41 (1) 2020 Neuro endocrinology letters

Are physical and mental abilities of older people related to gonadotropins and steroid hormones levels?

BACKGROUND: Aging is characterized by deep alterations of hormone secretion. In majority, hormone secretion, except gonadotropins, undergoes a pronounced decrease which is thought to contribute to the progression of aging. The recent data indicate that gonadotropin excess may also by itself influence the aging process. The aim of the pr.....