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Can we start using menopausal estrogen replacement again safely?

In 2002, at the height of an era of estrogen optimism, when physicians mostly believed that estrogen was good for every woman after menopause, the huge Women's Health Initiative study ... Such a large study was only possible through federal funding and
November 2020

Hormone therapy stirs debate 10 years after WHI

The Women's Health Initiative dramatically decreased hormone therapy for menopause, but 10 years later, the “knee-jerk” reaction has become more nuanced in how the regimen can be used. ... Then, the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) trial of hormone
September 2012

Managing menopause in 2012

postmenopausal women with an average age of 63 in the Women's Health Initiative trial. ... Currently women's health experts prefer to use the lowest dose of hormones available to control symptoms.
November 2020

How the VA can help our female veterans

11% in prior eras," said Sally Haskell, MD, Acting Director of Comprehensive Women's Health, at the VA Central Office. ... Fihn S. Washington D.C.: Women's Health Conference; Women's Health: A Research Priority in VA.
November 2020

Gardasil is good

Types 6 and 11 cause most genital warts, and while warts don't lead to cancer, they are certainly a public health problem. ... It is simply a collection of people's stories and health officials try to follow up on them to see if they have any merit.
November 2020

Menopause, hormone replacement, and mortality: a research reality check

job. The immediate prompt for this column is aexamining the long-term (i.e., 18 years) outcomes in the nearly 30,000 women randomized in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) ... The form of hormone replacement studied in both HERS and WHI is one which
November 2020

Hobby Lobby vs. Obamacare

There is a din of shrill protestations that the company is against contraception and women, which is a complete falsehood. ... Keep in mind that the Supreme Court decision affects only closely held, for-profit companies, which affects only a small
November 2020

Start-up practice uses ACP's marketing guides for quick growth

for women's health. ... that meld with women's care, such as preventive services, a full spa, nutritional and psychological counseling, a fitness studio and dedicated space for health seminars.
April 2010

QD: News Every Day--Women still on hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms

QD: News Every Day--Women still on hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms. ... Nearly 1 in 10 doctors still prescribes hormone replacement therapy (HRT) a decade years after the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) was halted when the risks
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--Female heart attack patients less likely to undergo surgery, more likely to die when they do

The company also compared how hospitals performed based on its HealthGrades Women's Health in American Hospitals report, in which it identified 170 of the nation’s 5,000 hospitals that ... Compared to those treated at poor-performing hospitals, female
November 2020

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