Anatomy

Testosterone

Testosterone

What is testosterone? Testosterone is one of the hormones amongst a group of hormones known as androgens. It is the primary sex hormone produced by males. While testosterone is best known as a male hormone that maintains typically male characteristics ... Read More »

Male Reproductive System

Male Reproductive System

What is the male urogenital system? The term urogenital refers to something that has both urinary and genital origins. The word urogenital is used because the urinary and reproductive systems in males merge. The male urogenital system consists of several ... Read More »

Menstruation

Menstruation

What is menstruation? Menstruation describes the female period. The menstruation cycle involves the monthly release of an egg (ovum) in a process called ovulation, with bleeding due to shedding of the uterine lining at the end of the cycle. Normal ... Read More »

Female Reproductive System

Female Reproductive System

Introduction to the Female Urogenital System The female urogenital tract consists of all the organs involved in reproduction and the formation and release ofurine. It includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra, and the organs of reproduction – uterus, ovaries, fallopian ... Read More »

Female Puberty

Female Puberty

What is puberty? Nearly all the organ systems in the human body begin to grow and develop after birth. However, the reproductive system remains inactive for several years. While it is dormant, the brain secretes very small amounts of reproductive ... Read More »

Male Puberty

Male Puberty

What is puberty? Nearly all the organ systems in the human body begin to grow and develop after birth. However, the reproductive system remains inactive for several years. While it is dormant, the brain secretes very small amounts of reproductive ... Read More »