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Estrogens are a family of related molecules that stimulate the development and maintenance of female characteristics and sexual reproduction.
Solid evidence that best treatment for multiple sclerosis is pregnancy

Solid evidence that best treatment for multiple sclerosis is pregnancy

Popular injectable contraceptive increases risk of STD's

Popular injectable contraceptive increases risk of STD's

Receptor for estrogen in ovarian cells has been shown to suppress tumor growth

Receptor for estrogen in ovarian cells has been shown to suppress tumor growth

Benefits from short-term hormone therapy are likely to outweigh the risks

Benefits from short-term hormone therapy are likely to outweigh the risks

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis

Alterations in a tumor suppressor gene called p53 are more prevalent in breast cancer of African-American women than white women

Alterations in a tumor suppressor gene called p53 are more prevalent in breast cancer of African-American women than white women

A new marker for osteoarthritis

A new marker for osteoarthritis

Half of women over 55 don't discuss osteoporosis with their doctors

Half of women over 55 don't discuss osteoporosis with their doctors

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Further evidence about how estrogen helps activate breast cancer

Further evidence about how estrogen helps activate breast cancer

New early breast cancer treatment significantly reduces the risk of cancer returning

New early breast cancer treatment significantly reduces the risk of cancer returning

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Strategic analysis of the breast cancer therapeutics pipeline

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Soy protein not effective in improving memory in post menopausal women

Soy protein not effective in improving memory in post menopausal women

Convincing evidence that at dietary levels, the estrogens found in soy do not stimulate cell growth and other markers for cancer risk

Convincing evidence that at dietary levels, the estrogens found in soy do not stimulate cell growth and other markers for cancer risk

Questions about this once widely-accepted treatment for postmenopausal ills

Questions about this once widely-accepted treatment for postmenopausal ills

Hormone replacement therapy in women increases risk of dementia

Hormone replacement therapy in women increases risk of dementia

Findings from WHI memory study may not directly apply to newly menopausal women

Findings from WHI memory study may not directly apply to newly menopausal women

Estrogen therapy may increase the risk for dementia

Estrogen therapy may increase the risk for dementia