Navigation Links
Women's International Pharmacy Offers Free Educational Information About Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
Date:4/29/2009

MADISON, Wis., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- An ongoing debate regarding Hormone Replacement Therapy has been raging for the past several years. This debate and the results of a controversial study released in 2002 have left millions of women confused, fearful, and uncertain about how to deal with unpleasant menopausal hormone symptoms caused by ever shifting hormonal balances. Recent national broadcast programs and figures such as Oprah Winfrey, Suzanne Somers and Dr. Phil have brought back the spotlight on this critical women's issue. Winfrey and Dr. Phil with the help of women's health expert Dr. Christiane Northrup have raised public awareness for an attractive option available for the relief of menopausal symptoms.

Discussed at length on Winfrey's television program, in her monthly magazine, and on her web site and more recently on Dr. Phil's program is the bioidentical hormone replacement therapy option. Unlike conventional synthetic hormones, bioidentical hormones match the structure and function of hormones produced in the body. In contrast, synthetic hormones are not structured the same and can produce different effects. Another significant difference is that bioidentical hormones can be compounded to a specific strength and dosage form; and flexibility to combine hormones into one formulation such as a capsule, cream, etc. Synthetics are a mass produced, one size fits all approach that may not meet the specific dosage needs of the individuals.

Women's International Pharmacy is providing free educational information concerning bioidentical hormone replacement therapy to physicians, nurse practitioners, other medical professionals, and the public. This extensive, unbiased compilation of information was undertaken by Women's International Pharmacy, a company devoted to education on bioidentical hormone therapies.

To receive an educational information packet by mail visit www.womensinternational.com. The Women's International Pharmacy site is also rich with content and resources for those seeking for more information on HRT.

Educational Information Packet includes:

For the public:

  • A list of books and website resources about menopause and hormone replacement.
  • Hormone therapy options for females and males.
  • Information about the safety and efficacy of bioidentical hormones.
  • Articles and whitepapers regarding the roles of progesterone, estriol, and testosterone in women's health.
  • Information about Women's International Pharmacy prescription services.

For physicians and other medical professionals:

  • A collection of abstracts of scientific literature on bioidentical hormones, including progesterone, estrogens, testosterone, DHEA, and combination hormones.
  • Scientific articles regarding the safety and efficacy of bioidentical hormones in the management of menopause.
  • A review of female hormone therapy options, including available dosage and dosage regimens.
  • A list of laboratories that conduct hormone testing.
  • A resource guide for prescribing compounded bioidentical hormones.

For over 24 years, Women's International Pharmacy has been providing custom compounded doses of bioidentical hormones - prescribed by physicians - as part therapies for women and men. The company compounds each prescription as directed by a licensed healthcare practitioner to meet the patient's individual needs, using state of the art technology and following the industry's strictest quality and safety standards.

For more information about Women's International Pharmacy: http://www.womensinternational.com

    Contact: Michelle Davenport
    Phone:  800-699-8144, #9157
    Email:  michelle@womensinternational.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Women?s International Pharmacy
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Womenshealthchannel Enhancements Support Pregnant Teens
2. International study strengthens case for daily calcium pill
3. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
4. Australian-led international study shows blood pressure drugs cut death rate in type 2 diabetes
5. LCA Hails International Investigators Studying Lung Cancer
6. Arrow International Urges Shareholders To Vote for Approval of the $45.50 Teleflex Inc. Merger and for the Current Board of Directors
7. PRA International Adds Dr. Susan Stansfield as Executive Vice President
8. Medical Services International Maintains Pace in Second Quarter
9. Clarity Imaging International, Inc. Rolls Out Mobile DEXA Program
10. International Gateway Insurance Brokers Partners With MEDILINQ
11. Tulane University to receive $14M for international HIV/AIDS program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... Incentives, Rewards, and Recognition: A Nudge Guide," a groundbreaking analysis of how behavioral ... practical takeaways to apply immediately to IRR programs, the report highlights proven behavioral ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... Minnesota (PRWEB) , ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... and her husband Dan Gasby the 2017 Public Leadership in Neurology Award (PLINA). ... Woodruff, retired professional athlete Tedy Bruschi, Vice President Walter Mondale, actor Michael J. ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... , ... April 27, 2017 , ... Goodcents Deli Fresh ... in the Lincoln, Neb. area this year. , The first new location will ... second location will open at 84th and Northern Lights Drive this fall. And the ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... , ... April 27, 2017 , ... Plastic Surgery Associates ... have been asked to present at the upcoming Aesthetic Meeting. Held in San Diego, ... 2. Drs. Furnas and Canales will lend their expertise to the Premier Global Hot ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Journal of Oral Implantology – Tooth ... to overall dental health, including complications with speech, eating, and overcompensation of mouth due ... replace lost teeth. As the number of tooth replacements increase, it is imperative to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... Mass. , April 20, 2017  RXi ... developing innovative therapeutics that address significant unmet medical ... data from the Company,s consumer product development program, ... at the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) 76 ... to advance and promote the sciences relevant to ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition ... Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and ... ... valued at US$ 7,167.6 Mn in 2015, and is expected ... CAGR of 5.6% from 2016 to 2024. ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... YORK , April 19, 2017 Cardiology devices ... the projected period The Cardiology Devices segment is ... than US$ 15 Mn in 2018 over 2017. By the ... a market valuation close to US$ 700 Mn, expanding at ... Devices segment dominated the Asia Pacific ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: