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Hormone therapy stirs debate 10 years after WHI

But the decrease in prescribing hasn't been the only change in hormone therapy in the past decade. ... The vast majority of women who start hormone therapy are not taking it six months later,” said Dr.
September 2012

QD: News Every Day--Hormone therapy associated with 40% less need for repeating joint replacement surgery

QD: News Every Day--Hormone therapy associated with 40% less need for repeating joint replacement surgery. ... Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) taken regularly for 6 months after a knee or hip replacement was associated with a 40% reduced risk of
November 2020

Managing menopause in 2012

Hormone Replacement Therapy. --Hormone replacement therapy is no longer recommended for menopausal women for the purpose of prevention. ... For more information I also recommend the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) website and the handbook: Facts
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--Lifestyle trumps environmental causes for breast cancer prevention

Women may be able to reduce their risk for breast cancer by avoiding unnecessary medical radiation, avoiding combination estrogen-progestin menopausal hormone therapy, limiting alcohol consumption, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising
November 2020

QD: News Every Day--Hysterectomies may not increase cardiovascular disease risk

Researchers enrolled 3,302 premenopausal women not using hormone therapy between the ages of 42 and 52 and followed them annually for over 11 years for sociodemographic, lifestyle and clinical factors.
November 2020

Hormone replacement's "Ah-Ha!" moment

Sarrel, to provide the field of hormone replacement a much-needed “aha” moment. ... For yet another, the net harms of even Prempro in even a mixed population of women starting hormone therapy both early and late after menopause were very sparse.
November 2020

Can we start using menopausal estrogen replacement again safely?

The important points are:. 1. At 18 years after the study began, there is no difference in all-cause mortality between hormone users and non-users. ... benefits. Taking a tangent to the story of hormone therapy for menopause, I would like to express
November 2020

PULMONOLOGY “Of all the patients that come here,we make ...

Is the patient pregnant or taking aform of estrogen such as oral contraceptivesor postmenopausal hormone therapy?
February 2013

Mindful Medicine: Don't confuse correlation with causation

Results from the observational Nurses' Health Study indicated that hormone therapy reduced women's risk of coronary heart disease and led to more widespread use of HRT among post-menopausal women. ... However, the Estrogen plus Progestin trial of the WHI
July 2008

QD: News Every Day--Pomegranate seed oil not useful for menopausal hot flashes

Pomegranate seed oil is rich in phytoestrogens, believed to be an alternative to hormone therapy for menopausal symptoms. ... Women were excluded if they'd undergone hormone therapy or any other hormonal or phytoestrogen treatment within the last 12 weeks
November 2020

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