Hormone Replacement Therapy News and Research

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Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) sometimes called estrogent replacement therapy or ERT, refers to a woman taking supplements of hormones such as estrogen alone or estrogen with another hormone called progesterone (progestin in its synthetic form). HRT replaces hormones that a woman’s body should be making or used to make.
Death rates from ovarian cancer are predicted to fall by 2022 in EU countries

Death rates from ovarian cancer are predicted to fall by 2022 in EU countries

Researchers call for more work to address unmet needs of women with Parkinson's disease

Researchers call for more work to address unmet needs of women with Parkinson's disease

IUDs appear to have systemic effects on the body, breast MRI study shows

IUDs appear to have systemic effects on the body, breast MRI study shows

Pathway preferential estrogens may be a safer alternative to hormone replacement therapy, study shows

Pathway preferential estrogens may be a safer alternative to hormone replacement therapy, study shows

Bone loss after menopause significantly lower than previously assumed

Bone loss after menopause significantly lower than previously assumed

Researchers identify neurons and signaling pathways that make sexually receptive females more active

Researchers identify neurons and signaling pathways that make sexually receptive females more active

MR study finds no causal link between age at menarche or age at menopause and Alzheimer's risk

MR study finds no causal link between age at menarche or age at menopause and Alzheimer's risk

Study finds no link between menopausal hormone therapy and increased risk of dementia

Study finds no link between menopausal hormone therapy and increased risk of dementia

Could monitoring headaches after COVID-19 vaccination help identify rare cases of cerebral venous thrombosis?

Could monitoring headaches after COVID-19 vaccination help identify rare cases of cerebral venous thrombosis?

Early androgens related to childhood gender nonconformity in boys

Early androgens related to childhood gender nonconformity in boys

Prediction models may reduce false-positive MRI screenings in women with dense breasts

Prediction models may reduce false-positive MRI screenings in women with dense breasts

Study finds higher risk of pre-eclampsia, hypertension in pregnancies derived from frozen embryos

Study finds higher risk of pre-eclampsia, hypertension in pregnancies derived from frozen embryos

Higher risk of preeclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension as a result of embryo freezing for IVF

Higher risk of preeclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension as a result of embryo freezing for IVF

A study reports the first case of an upper extremity deep vein thrombosis (DVT) recurrence due to COVID-19 infection

A study reports the first case of an upper extremity deep vein thrombosis (DVT) recurrence due to COVID-19 infection

Menopausal symptoms in breast cancer patients could be reduced through CBT delivered by nurses

Menopausal symptoms in breast cancer patients could be reduced through CBT delivered by nurses

Low testosterone can increase risk of severe COVID-19 in males

Low testosterone can increase risk of severe COVID-19 in males

Sex steroids may play a protective role in COVID-19, shows study

Sex steroids may play a protective role in COVID-19, shows study

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

NIH awards $1.6 million for research on hormonal control of HIV latency

NIH awards $1.6 million for research on hormonal control of HIV latency

Study: HRT prescription rates are lower in more deprived areas of England

Study: HRT prescription rates are lower in more deprived areas of England