Endocrine outcome

Insulin-like Human Growth Hormone (IGF-1)

Growth hormone (GH), also known as somatotropin (or as human growth hormone [hGH or HGH] in its human form), is a peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cell reproduction, and cell regeneration in humans and other animals. It is thus important in human development.

6 causes

There are 2 factors preventing Insulin-like Human Growth Hormone (IGF-1), including:

Protective FactorsStudies

Fasting Nutrition risk & protective factor
Strong Protective Factor Fasting

1 study

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Moderate Exercise

1 study

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There are 2 factors increasing Insulin-like Human Growth Hormone (IGF-1), including:

Risk FactorsStudies

Cow milk (A1 β-casein) Beverage risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Cow milk (A1 β-casein)

2 studies

Red Meat Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Red Meat

1 study

Possible outcomes of Insulin-like Human Growth Hormone (IGF-1)


Breast Cancer Reproductive outcome
Risk Factor Breast Cancer
Reproductive system

1 study

Prostate Cancer Reproductive outcome
Minor Risk Factor Prostate Cancer
Reproductive system

3 studies

Type 2 Diabetes Lymphatic outcome
Minor Risk Factor Type 2 Diabetes
Lymphatic system

1 study

Blood Sugar - Hyperglycemia Lymphatic outcome
Minor Risk Factor Blood Sugar - Hypergl...
Lymphatic system

1 study

Cardiovascular Disease Cardiovascular outcome
Minor Risk Factor Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular system

1 study

Colorectal Cancer Digestive outcome
Minor Risk Factor Colorectal Cancer
Digestive system

1 study

Lung cancer Respiratory outcome
Minor Risk Factor Lung cancer
Respiratory system

1 study

Cognitive deficit Brain outcome
Minor Protective Factor Cognitive deficit
Brain system

1 study

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Minor Protective Factor Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

1 study

Cancer Lymphatic outcome
Minor Protective Factor Cancer
Lymphatic system

1 study

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