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Serotonin
study notes

Effects

Has antiestrogenic properties; may inhibit the development of cancer (WomenWise)

Affected by

(WomenWise) is suppressed by very weak electromagnetic fields, eg

  • radio waves
  • household microwave ovens
  • computers

Increased by administration of melatonin.

  • See Actions and Uses of Melatonin.... :
    • "Brain serotonin concentrations are increased by melatonin administration, and this has been attributed its ability to stimulate the activity of brain pyridoxal kinase"

References

WomenWise Winter 1996 p. 7, "Xenoestrogens and Cancer: Nowhere to Run"

copyright © 2000 by Catherine Holmes Clark. Last updated 17 November 2000