Sexual Health > Sex

The Role and Impact of Estrogen

This group of hormones influences metabolism, cholesterol, DNA repair, sex drive and more.
A red hexagonal diagram of hormones is against an orange background.
Illustration by Tré Carden

Related Articles

How can you tell if you have too much or too little of this essential sex hormone?
This debated diagnosis is often associated with several conditions.
If you need to boost, lower or maintain your estrogen level, pay attention to these 10 foods.
Phytoestrogens are both hailed and hated, but the reality is largely ambivalent.