Latest HRT Stories

2010-08-22 10:02:37

A new study suggests that a hormone supplement benefit does not last, despite some earlier evidence that hormone replacement therapy after menopause can help maintain women's muscle mass.

2010-07-30 09:34:00

Findings Announced at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) 7th Annual Meeting CARLSBAD, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Results from a retrospective, case-control study presented today at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) 7th Annual Meeting could have significant implications for women at risk of brain aneurysms as data shows that oral contraceptives (OC) and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may yield the additional benefit of protecting against the...

2010-06-04 13:46:25

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) skin patches containing low doses of oestrogen carry less risk of stroke than oral therapy and may represent a safer alternative to tablets, suggests a study published on bmj.com today.

2010-04-19 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a synthetic menopause treatment method available to women suffering from symptoms of menopause. While this treatment is effective, it has been linked to serious diseases such as breast cancer.

2010-03-04 08:19:02

New study finds prolonged use of HRT increases incidence of lung cancer by about 50 percent

2010-03-01 14:30:45

An eight-year prospective study of more than 30,000 postmenopausal Swedish women found that those who were using or had used HRT had significantly higher rates of cataract removal, compared with women who had never used HRT.

2010-02-08 06:54:18

Estrogen-only hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may increase the risk of developing asthma after the menopause, suggests a large scale study published ahead of print in the journal Thorax.

2009-11-24 16:02:36

A menopause-cardiology consensus statement has called for direct action to prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD) in menopausal women.

2009-10-29 08:29:42

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to treat menopausal estrogen deficiency has been in widespread use for over 60 years.

2009-09-22 08:00:00

DEL MAR, Calif., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Restore Wellness Inc. introduced today its Restore Hot Flash Aid(TM), a fine mist spray that works directly on contact for the immediate relief of hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause and perimenopause.

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