Yes. Many hormones affect your weight. In particular, the gut hormones. Gut hormones are responsible for increasing or decreasing your hunger. Ghrelin, is a gut hormone that I like to call the “Hunger Gremlin”. Ghrelin is responsible for hunger and cravings. When you lose weight, your body increases gherlin causing hunger and cravings.
Weight management is a hormone game (the gut hormones). We manage your hormones in an effort to help you get to a healthier weight. Learn more in chapter 3 of the NGW book.