Maegan Boutot

Former Science Writer for Clue

Maegan is a former science writer for Clue and an epidemiologist. Thinking about research validity and reproducibility keeps her up at night.

Favorite reproductive health fact: Other than humans, only four other species experience menopause—orcas, short finned pilot whales, beluga whales, and narwhals.

Sex

Synthetic Estrogens 101

Synthetic Estrogen: What is it? Side Effects, Endogenous Estrogen vs. Exogenous Estrogen, Types of Estrogen, Estradiol, and More

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Androgens 101

What you need to know about androgenic hormones, androgen levels, low androgens, high androgens, birth control, and how it all affects your body.

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Progesterone 101

What you need to know about progesterone levels, progestins, low progesterone, progesterone dominance, birth control, and how it all affects your body.

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Estrogen 101

What you need to know about estrogen levels, low estrogen, estrogen dominance, birth control, and how it all affects your body.

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Estrogen 101

What you need to know about estrogen levels, low estrogen, estrogen dominance, birth control, and how it all affects your body.

Sex

Birth control and sex drive

Here’s what we know about potential birth control side effects to sex drive and libido for every type of birth control.

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Hysterectomy 101

A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the uterus, and sometimes the cervix, fallopian tubes, and ovaries.