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That's why most women on hormone replacement therapy take both hormones.
However, there was no association between the recency of hormone replacement therapy and the risk of ovarian cancer.
The study found that the hormone replacement therapy lowered the risk of hip fracture, a measure of osteoporosis, but that it raised the cases of strokes by 41%, heart attacks by 29%, and breast cancer by 26%.
Studies of early hormone replacement therapy reported an increased risk of breast cancer year on year.
Hormone replacement therapy (see Box E) also may improve blood cholesterol.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) offers the following pamphlets, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Preventing Osteoporosis, and The Menopause Years.
The report is an essential source of information and analysis on the global Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) market.
com adds new report on "Global Hormone Replacement Therapy Market 2015-2019" of 69 pages with tables and figures to its research store.
com/research/3zh3q8/global_hormone) has announced the addition of the "Global Hormone Replacement Therapy Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.
Three studies this week brought mixed news about the risks of estrogen-only hormone replacement therapy to ameliorate menopausal symptoms.
Many women choose to use hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to relieve some of the symptoms of menopause like hot flushes (also called hot flashes).
1) Postmenopausal women in a prospective cohort study who had ever used estrogen-only therapy had a 60% greater risk of ovarian cancer than participants who had never used hormone replacement therapy.