Navigation Links
The Existing Controversy of Hormone Replacement Therapy

Previous studies show conflicting results over whether hormone replacement therapy is safe and effective for postmenopausal women.// A recent study examines the pros and cons of this controversial therapy.

Researchers studied women who used combined HRT therapy for five years. All the women studied were 50 years old. Some of the participants had menopausal symptoms, while others did not.Results show women free of menopausal symptoms should not use HRT therapy because of the associated risk of breast cancer. Researchers say, "HRT for the primary prevention of chronic diseases in women free of menopausal symptoms is unjustified, with a net harm that increases with baseline risk of breast cancer."However, researchers say their study shows HRT is beneficial in women with menopausal symptoms, with benefit decreasing with increasing risk of breast cancer.

Researchers say overall benefits of HRT depend on the severity of symptoms and how those symptoms affect women’s quality of life.Thus researchers conclude, "A decision analysis tailored to an individual woman would be more appropriate in clinical practice than a population based approach."
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Existing Brain Cooling Not Beneficial To Trauma Patients
2. Herbal Drug In Controversy
3. A Settlement Over Stem Cell Controversy Through Scientific Research
4. Controversy over spread of Mad Cow disease from India
5. French Fries In Cancer Controversy In China
6. Controversy Surrounding The HIV Positive Reports Of One-Year Girl In Kerala
7. Controversy: Malaria Vaccine - Future Possibility Or Just A Dream?
8. The Looming Controversy Surrounding Facial Transplant
9. Controversy over Healthy diet may lead to less red meat in diet
10. Controversy over Copeman Healthcare fee
11. The Publication Of Surgeon Specific Death Rates Raises Controversy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:1/14/2019)... ... , ... Trees can be overweight too! Giroud Tree and Lawn ... is a great time to clean things up on the property! , Health and ... during windy or icy storms. The crown of the tree should be pruned to ...
(Date:1/13/2019)... ... 12, 2019 , ... New Vitae Wellness and Recovery is ... the community, providing a variety of residential behavioral health and outpatient services. , ... co-founder and owner Adam Devlin. “We are continuing to build recovery communities ...
(Date:1/11/2019)... ... , ... In Partnership with the Smiles for Everyone Foundation , ... Burleson, TX office on February 9. , Dental services provided include same-day ... extractions . For more information, please visit the Monarch Dental website . , ...
(Date:1/11/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Women’s Excellence specializes in the excision of ... and help restore fertility. , Endometriosis is a disease in which endometrial tissue ... the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and the inner lining of the abdomen.  In more ...
(Date:1/10/2019)... ... January 10, 2019 , ... The Karis Group, an Austin, Texas based company, ... Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Mr. Jiwa succeeds the past Chief Executive Officer, ... The transition was announced as part of an orderly succession plan and transition ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/14/2019)... ... January 13, 2019 , ... Datalogic , a global ... the Memor™ 10 rugged mobile computer , one of the few rugged devices ... part of a new family of rugged Android PDA devices from Datalogic. It ...
(Date:1/11/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Isagenix International , known for its ... health. The global health and wellness company just launched IsaBiome™ Daily Digestive Health ... better daily digestion of meals and long-term gut health.† The products were designed ...
(Date:1/10/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Innovative Physical Therapy, a leading Physical Therapy ... 312 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Suite 102 Baltimore, MD 21201. This is ... , Dr. Bryan Morrow, CEO, has been providing high quality outpatient physical therapy ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: