10 Crazy Facts About Hormones And How They Affect Our Lives



People often blame their hormones for mood swings, outbursts, and being sad on rainy days. However, it is true that the human body does rely on their endocrine system (and therefore their hormones) for a lot of different things. Even though hormones are often talked about and joked about, they are still a big mystery to a lot of people. Hormones affect everything from your heartbeat to your hunger pangs, so they have a pretty big impact on most aspects of human life. This list contains ten amazing facts about hormones and how they affect human life!

Memories

When a person looks back on their memories, the one’s that stand out seem to be the most traumatic, fearful, or exciting. This is because in those moments, the human brain releases hormones that temporarily increase its memory function!

Electronics

The use of electronics actually really messes up our biological clocks. Researchers have found that just one week of camping without any electronics can reset a person’s biological clock and synchronize their melatonin hormones, helping them to sleep at regular times.