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.
MU researchers examine how menopause can impact cognitive function

MU researchers examine how menopause can impact cognitive function

Hop supplements used by menopausal women are not likely to cause drug interactions

Hop supplements used by menopausal women are not likely to cause drug interactions

Experimental two-in-one diabetes shot provides better blood sugar control

Experimental two-in-one diabetes shot provides better blood sugar control

Reprimo gene may play a role in menopause-related weight gain

Reprimo gene may play a role in menopause-related weight gain

Thyroid hormone replacement therapy linked to higher risk of death in older adults

Thyroid hormone replacement therapy linked to higher risk of death in older adults

Menopause age not associated with heart disease finds study

Menopause age not associated with heart disease finds study

Scientists create world’s first model of pituitary disease using human iPS cells

Scientists create world’s first model of pituitary disease using human iPS cells

Arterial stiffness accelerates as women transition through menopause

Arterial stiffness accelerates as women transition through menopause

What and why every woman needs to know about dense breasts

What and why every woman needs to know about dense breasts

Young male cancer survivors may benefit from testosterone replacement therapy

Young male cancer survivors may benefit from testosterone replacement therapy

Cancer survivors could be at greater risk of cardiovascular diseases

Cancer survivors could be at greater risk of cardiovascular diseases

Management of ovarian cancer risk in women with BRCA1/2 gene mutations

Management of ovarian cancer risk in women with BRCA1/2 gene mutations

New study finds almost 400 established medical practices that don’t work

New study finds almost 400 established medical practices that don’t work

Elevated estrogen levels associated with more severe disease in scleroderma

Elevated estrogen levels associated with more severe disease in scleroderma

Study reveals hidden changes that happen to female heart during perimenopause

Study reveals hidden changes that happen to female heart during perimenopause

Black women are 'twice as likely to die' from aggressive uterine cancer

Black women are 'twice as likely to die' from aggressive uterine cancer

Early menopause raises bladder cancer risk for smokers

Early menopause raises bladder cancer risk for smokers

Women should not be alarmed by study linking HRT to Alzheimer’s disease

Women should not be alarmed by study linking HRT to Alzheimer’s disease

Hormone therapy during gender transition may increase risk for cardiovascular events

Hormone therapy during gender transition may increase risk for cardiovascular events

Large study finds no association between phthalate exposure and breast cancer risk

Large study finds no association between phthalate exposure and breast cancer risk