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.
Research shows higher risk of sexual problems among young women cancer survivors

Research shows higher risk of sexual problems among young women cancer survivors

Men with low testosterone may have higher risk of COVID-19 hospitalization

Men with low testosterone may have higher risk of COVID-19 hospitalization

First ever government-led Women's Health Strategy to benefit women and girls across England

First ever government-led Women's Health Strategy to benefit women and girls across England

Pregnancies following frozen embryo transfer have higher risk of hypertensive disorders

Pregnancies following frozen embryo transfer have higher risk of hypertensive disorders

"Scarless" tracheal shave can provide optimal care for people receiving gender-affirming surgery

"Scarless" tracheal shave can provide optimal care for people receiving gender-affirming surgery

Coffee consumption does not affect the absorption of liquid formulation of levothyroxine, study shows

Coffee consumption does not affect the absorption of liquid formulation of levothyroxine, study shows

New statement on best practice recommendations for the care of women experiencing menopause

New statement on best practice recommendations for the care of women experiencing menopause

Scientists explore mortality among women on hormone replacement therapy early in COVID-19 pandemic

Scientists explore mortality among women on hormone replacement therapy early in COVID-19 pandemic

Hormone replacement therapy associated with reduction in mortality from COVID-19

Hormone replacement therapy associated with reduction in mortality from COVID-19

Hormonal shift during menopause changes women’s blood metabolite profile

Hormonal shift during menopause changes women’s blood metabolite profile

Urgent action needed to address disparities in women’s heart health

Urgent action needed to address disparities in women’s heart health

Health Secretary takes action to ensure more women can access HRT products

Health Secretary takes action to ensure more women can access HRT products

Serious Shortage Protocols issued to limit the dispensing of 3 Hormone Replacement Therapy products

Serious Shortage Protocols issued to limit the dispensing of 3 Hormone Replacement Therapy products

Oestrogen may be linked to a woman’s risk of developing dementia

Oestrogen may be linked to a woman’s risk of developing dementia

New website offers accurate, reliable information about causes of cancer

New website offers accurate, reliable information about causes of cancer

Life events that influence estrogen levels may be linked to woman's dementia risk in later life

Life events that influence estrogen levels may be linked to woman's dementia risk in later life

Older woman's estrogen levels may be linked to risk of COVID-19 death

Older woman's estrogen levels may be linked to risk of COVID-19 death

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