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Could an Estrogen Patch Boost Women's Sex Lives in Menopause?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by

MONDAY, Aug. 28, 2017 – Women in early menopause who feel their sex drive or function is lagging may want to consider help from an estrogen "patch," new research suggests. In the new study, "we show that [supplemental] estrogens can also be beneficial for sexual function," said study lead author Dr. Hugh Taylor of Yale School of Medicine. His group published the findings Aug. 28 in JAMA Internal ...

HRT Won't Lower Women's Alzheimer's Risk, Study Finds

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by

THURSDAY, Feb. 16, 2017 – Women who use hormone therapy after menopause may not have a lower risk of developing Alzheimer's, a new study suggests. However, there was some evidence that long-term use – over a decade – might be tied to a lower risk of the memory-robbing brain disease. But the results were far from definitive, the researchers added. The study is the latest to delve into the ...

Estrogen for Vaginal Symptoms OK for Breast Cancer Survivors: Experts

Posted 22 Feb 2016 by

MONDAY, Feb. 22, 2016 – Women who've battled or survived an estrogen-dependent form of breast cancer often encounter vaginal symptoms linked to their treatment, especially around the time of menopause. Now, new guidelines from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) advise that the use of symptom-relieving estrogen therapy is warranted for these patients. "These new ...

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

Posted 30 Sep 2015 by

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 – Women who start hormone therapy toward the beginning of menopause may have a lower risk of developing heart disease, new research suggests. The study, of over 74,000 Swedish women, found that those who started hormone therapy within five years of beginning menopause typically stayed free of heart disease for a longer time than non-users. In contrast, women who started ...

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