Navigation Links
Global menopause summit concludes HRT is safe for healthy women entering menopause
Date:5/19/2008

ealthy women aged 50-59, and may even delay the decrease of cognitive functions in this group.

Presenting the data at the Madrid Menopause congress, International Menopause Society President Professor Amos Pines (Tel-Aviv, Israel) said:

This is positive news about HRT in the early menopause years, between the ages of 50 and 59. The Zrich Summit is the most important menopause workshop to discuss this issue, and it would be hard to find a more distinguished group of experts in the field. Their conclusions are that, for most women entering the menopause, HRT is a good and safe option. Of course, each woman is an individual, and HRT use should be decided after discussions with her doctor.

Dr Roger Lobo (Columbia University, New York), who was one of the US clinicians attending the Zurich Summit, said

Each woman is an individual, and its important that she comes to an agreement with her doctor about using HRT. But the take-home message from this important summit is that for young healthy women at the onset of menopause, there is very little risk and the benefits outweigh the risks for women with symptoms.

The work of this international summit reinforces the findings of other bodies working in the field. As new data has emerged over the last few years, and as the original data has been re-examined, several bodies in the US, such as the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the North American Menopause Society, have also come to similar conclusions. This summit provides the global agreement on these views.


'/>"/>

Contact: Tom Parkhill
trparkhll@yahoo.co.uk
44-750-921-5465
International Menopause Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Zimmer Holdings Names Mark C. Throdahl Group President, Global Businesses
2. Chiltern Expands Its Global Reach to Latin America
3. Response Biomedical Corporation to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
4. Global Pharmaceutical Launches: Best Practices for Winning Product Launch Successes
5. Haemacure announces webcast of presentation at Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
6. Anesiva Announces May 22, 2008 Presentation at Citi Investment Research Global HealthCare Conference
7. MEDEX Global Group Acquires ASI Group
8. BELLUS Health to present at the Rodman and Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
9. Cynosure to Present at 2008 Citi Investment Research Global Health Care Conference
10. Alexzas Corporate Presentation to be Webcast at the Seventh Annual JMP Securities Research Conference and the 2008 Citi Investment Research Global Healthcare Conference
11. AUA 2008: Global warming may lead to increase in kidney stones disease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/27/2014)... Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... that Betty Pierce Dennis, DrPH, MN, RN, FAAN, became ... Nursing Center for the Advancement of the Science of ... one of seven that comprise the NLN Home for ... the nation’s capital a year ago. , Under ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Recently, Skmen.com, a renowned garment manufacturer and retailer, ... dresses . The company has rich experience in making ... in stock and ready to ship: celebrity bodycon dresses, ... dresses and so forth. All of them are available ... are proud to announce the new collection of celebrity ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 2014 Philadelphia, PA. Inc. magazine ... Inc. 500 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s ... comprehensive look at the most important segment of the ... gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500 ... , “Some of world’s greatest companies have had ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 All Canada ... hoods, they can go from classic to modern. With unique ... system, each of them is a step up in opulence. ... Canada Goose Banff Parkas for 2014. , True ... is now offering great discounts (up to 28% off) on ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... used to require a consumer to present personal information ... is changing the way that life insurance quotes are ... . , The term plans that an adult ... are provided by known U.S. companies. The system for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Betty Pierce Dennis to Lead NLN/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the Advancement of the Science of Nursing Education 2Health News:Betty Pierce Dennis to Lead NLN/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the Advancement of the Science of Nursing Education 3Health News:Betty Pierce Dennis to Lead NLN/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the Advancement of the Science of Nursing Education 4Health News:Skmen.com Unveils Its New Celebrity Bodycon Dresses for Its Loyal Customers 2Health News:Inc Magazine Unveils 33rd Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies - the Inc. 500 2Health News:CanadaGooseJackor.nu: 2014 Canada Goose Banff Parkas At Discounted Prices 2Health News:Life Insurance Quotes for Term Policies Now Found at Insurer Website Online 2
... dating has not only shed its stigma, it has ... other than meeting through friends, according to a new ... The digital revolution in romance is a boon ... potential partners, reports the team of psychological scientists who ...
... , FRIDAY, Feb. 3 (HealthDay News) -- ,Extended synaptic development ... new study suggests. During the first few years of ... information and experiences from the environment in a way that ... This is due to extended synaptic development, according to the ...
... been mapped with unprecedented accuracy in the bloodstream of ... brand new approach, in an attempt to assess and ... through the body, and solve the problem of predicting ... to a previous generation of systems, the researchers state ...
... aged 70 and over will increase by 40% in ... over will more than double1. Health authorities and the ... of people suffering costly and debilitating age-related chronic diseases ... dementia. The significant increase in the numbers of people ...
... (February 1, 2012) Rates of diabetes vary widely across ... by Dr. Longjian Liu of Drexel University,s School of ... diabetes now live in developing countries. Liu,s study found ... in developing countries, and that one in 10 diagnosed ...
... , THURSDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- Sometimes, there,s nothing ... that where the itch resides is key to ... understanding of itch and might even help folks battling itchy ... professor of dermatology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Online dating research shows cupid's arrow is turning digital 2Health News:Online dating research shows cupid's arrow is turning digital 3Health News:Why Human Brains Are Smarter Than Chimp Brains 2Health News:New technology to tackle treatment-resistant cancers 2Health News:New study to assess 3 simple, cost-effective strategies to promote healthy aging 2Health News:Diabetes rates vary widely in developing countries, 1 in 10 cases untreated 2Health News:Pleasure in Scratching an Itch May Depend on Location 2
(Date:8/27/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the ... 2014" report to their offering. ... professional and in-depth study on the current state of ... provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, ... market analysis is provided for the international markets including ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Aug. 27, 2014   Los Angeles orthodontics ... Aura to patients who want to make their treatment ... at the OrthoSpaceship, all patients have a powerful tool ... system can be used by most patients with all ... progress by using the AcceleDent® Aura system for a ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 27, 2014 ISPE , the International ... released a preview of its Drug Shortages Prevention ... drug shortages and maintain a robust and reliable supply ... Plan, a first for the industry, was developed by ... and describes how industry can best prevent drug shortages ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Pulse Oximeter Industry Report 2014 2Los Angeles Orthodontist, Dr. Isaac Hakim, is Now Offering AcceleDent Aura 2ISPE Releases First Look at its Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages 2ISPE Releases First Look at its Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages 3ISPE Releases First Look at its Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages 4
... stylish Thalia eyeglasses eyewear collection ... appeal of the renowned Latin ... of eyeglasses eyewear is ultra-sleek, ... ophthalmic styles that include decorative ...
... a remarkable sunwear collection, affectionately known as ... of the benefits of the Titan Minimal ... top quality sun lenses that offer 100% ... They provide the most comfortable, lightweight sun ...
... The name Silhouette stands for ... It all began in 1964 with ... five and a novel, pioneering approach: ... a simple implement to improve faulty ...
... something that almost all retailers must address ... with VALUE - not just in price ... Research shows that National is among the ... ,National offers an exciting collection of contemporary ...
Medicine Products: