An endocrine, or hormone, disruptor can be defined as an exogenous agent that interferes with the synthesis, secretion, transport, binding, action, or elimination of natural hormones in the body that are responsible for the maintenance of homeostasis, reproduction, development, and behaviour (Stoker and Kavlock, 2010). From: Handbook of Clinical Neurology, 2015
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The marula tree originates from Africa. It is the symbol of friendship in some places. When cooked, the fruit can be turned into jam, juices, jelly but also Amarula liqueur. That’s not all, the skin of the fruit can be dried, burned and turned into coffee! Fun fact: The marula tree has a sex. Yup,..