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.
Plant-based therapies may show modest reductions in menopausal symptoms

Plant-based therapies may show modest reductions in menopausal symptoms

Healthy lifestyle may help women reduce chances of developing breast cancer

Healthy lifestyle may help women reduce chances of developing breast cancer

Blood test to determine risk of heart disease may benefit middle-aged black women

Blood test to determine risk of heart disease may benefit middle-aged black women

Alcohol consumption may increase risk for breast cancer

Alcohol consumption may increase risk for breast cancer

Incidence and severity emerging CVD risk factors may differ between genders

Incidence and severity emerging CVD risk factors may differ between genders

Traditional acupuncture no better than fake acupuncture for treating menopause symptoms

Traditional acupuncture no better than fake acupuncture for treating menopause symptoms

Estrogen helps women fight flu virus better than men

Estrogen helps women fight flu virus better than men

Researchers reveal biological connection between obesity and colorectal cancer risk

Researchers reveal biological connection between obesity and colorectal cancer risk

Women suffering from blood clots can safely take hormone replacement therapy with anticoagulants

Women suffering from blood clots can safely take hormone replacement therapy with anticoagulants

Expression of particular estrogen receptor can reinstate lost memory function

Expression of particular estrogen receptor can reinstate lost memory function

Progesterone supplements fail to improve birth rate among women with a history of miscarriage

Progesterone supplements fail to improve birth rate among women with a history of miscarriage

Health insurance coverage for transgender people is cost-effective, study finds

Health insurance coverage for transgender people is cost-effective, study finds

Multicenter trial compares popular treatments for menopause-related vaginal symptoms

Multicenter trial compares popular treatments for menopause-related vaginal symptoms

Yervoy approved for patients at high risk of developing recurrence of melanoma after surgery

Yervoy approved for patients at high risk of developing recurrence of melanoma after surgery

Thyroid hormone treatment improves cardiac health in female rats with high blood pressure

Thyroid hormone treatment improves cardiac health in female rats with high blood pressure

Research shows more than 30,000 women die from cardiovascular disease in UK

Research shows more than 30,000 women die from cardiovascular disease in UK

ENA highlights need for transgender patient care awareness

ENA highlights need for transgender patient care awareness

Report: Birth control pills cause significant increase in stroke risk

Report: Birth control pills cause significant increase in stroke risk

Luteolin may reduce risk of breast cancer in some women, find MU researchers

Luteolin may reduce risk of breast cancer in some women, find MU researchers

Free e-book provides advice for lowering breast cancer risk at every stage of life

Free e-book provides advice for lowering breast cancer risk at every stage of life